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Alternate title:Broken silence
Summary:1992 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Rigoberta Menchu, discusses the lack of human rights for the indigenous people of Guatemala and her commitment to the struggle for a more egalitarian society.
In English with segments in Spanish with subtitles and voice overs in English.
Contributor:Menchú, Rigoberta
Zurita, Félix
Provider:Alba Films
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Human rights Guatemala
Civil rights Guatemala
Guatemala Politics and government
Menchú, Rigoberta
Credits:Camera, Jan van Bilsen, Rob Brouwer, Ortolf Karla ; editor, Rene Gaitan ; music, Salvador Bustos.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Latin American Studies
Civil Rights, Discrimination
Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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