La Raza’s odyssey unfolds from distant pyramids and ancient drums to modern actions in the streets and fields with mariachi brass and the fiery music of El Teatro Campesino. Corky Gonzales’ eloquent poem comes to life in voice of Luis Valdez and Elfie’s photography and editing. Film festival favorite when first released in 1969. Still widely used in high schools, universities and community groups.

Educational uses: ethnic studies, youth counseling, community organizing, art, video

20 minutes • $125

To purchase contact El Teatro Campesino, 831 623-2444, e-mail.

See clips at links below

Sterilization of the soul

Raped and killed my wife

Cortez — image of myself

I am Aztec prince and Christian Christ

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