En Una Esquina de México

Every Friday night, Rigo leaves his family in Brownsville, Texas and crosses the US-Mexico border to return to his hometown of Matamoros where he teaches forty men a choreographed routine. In an environment heavily impacted by drug trafficking, The Dance of the Ejido 20 of Matamoros is a platform where the performers can mourn and release their fears through sweat and physical pain.

Leonor Maldonado García Leonor Maldonado García
Director

Leonor is a Mexican choreographer and dancer. Her work consists of live pieces, texts and cultural platforms that question the politics of the body in relation to its context within the arts and the... more»

Tatiana Graullera Tatiana Graullera
Producer

Tatiana Graullera is based in Mexico City and specializes in the production of films. Graullera studied Audiovisual Communication at the University of the Cloister of Sor Juana. She participated in... more»

Luis Montalvo Luis Montalvo
Cinematographer

Luis Montalvo was born in Wisconsin in 1983 and is now based in Mexico City. He graduated from Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica (CCC) with a specialization in Cinematography. He... more»

Genre: Documentary