El Norte DVD; A Classic Must-See for Every High School Classroom!
El Norte is a sympathetic portrayal of the trails of illegal immigrants. The film follows a brother's and sister's struggles as they leave their Guatemalan village for what they hope is a better life in El Norte." A powerful film! We have edited the DVD version after transferring it from the VHS version for language and violence to be more accessible for classroom use. We are happy to offer a 41-minute edited classroom disc along with the original uncut version on one single disc. ©1983. 41-minutes and 133 minutes. Spanish with English subtitles, includes a little Mayan. Not rated.