Classroom Clip

Everyone Thought My Father Was Anti-Religious

In this clip from El General, Alicia Calles, the daughter of former Mexican President Plutarco Elí­as Calles, talks about the controversy around her father. She says that although everyone thought her father was anti-religious, he wasn't, and cites the fact that he sent his daughters to Catholic School as proof. Filmmaker Natalia Almada, Alicia's granddaughter, tries to reconcile Calles the father with Calles the historical figure.

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