Website: Visit the film's website at altamurafilms.com.
Buy the film: Purchase the film for educational use through icarusfilms.com
Join POV's Community Network to borrow El Velador for free screenings in your community, classroom, staff trainings, or workshops.
There are just a few quick steps to register your screening and borrow the DVD:
- REGISTER: Join the POV Community Network.
- ACTIVATE: Check your inbox for an activation link and temporary password (email firstname.lastname@example.org if you do not receive this email).
- REQUEST: Log in to your POV account and click "Create an Event" to register your screening(s) and request the film.
- SCREEN: We'll send the DVD to you about one month prior to your event, then you send it back to us after the event. It's that easy!
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EL VELADOR: The Mexican drug war - seen through a cemetery on @povdocs http://to.pbs.org/Tq8Sss @PBS #documentary
EL VELADOR: The Mexican drug war - seen through a cemetery & its night watchman on @povdocs http://to.pbs.org/Tq8Sss @PBS
on POV: El Velador (The Night Watchman) witnesses the afterlife of Mexico's drug wars http://to.pbs.org/Tq8Sss @PBS #documentary
EL VELADOR follows the night guard of mausoleums built for Mexico's notorious drug lords on @povdocs http://to.pbs.org/Tq8Sss @PBS
Who can afford such luxuries and die so young? EL VELADOR on @povdocs http://to.pbs.org/Tq8Sss @PBS #documentary
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