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When brothers Armando and Carlos Peña set off to carry their mother's ashes to south Texas, their road trip turns into a quest for answers about a strangely veiled past.

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Two brothers recall their family's history of political activism.

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Tajima-Peña and Griego talk about the challenges of filming family in Calavera Highway.

  • Updated on March 31, 2014

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Calavera Highway (90 min.)

Premiere Date: September 16, 2008

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Filmmakers: Renee Tajima-Peña, Evangeline Griego Bio | Interview | Statement

Press: Fact Sheet | Press Release


Renee Tajima-Peña
Renee Tajima-Peña
Evangeline Griego
Evangeline Griego

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