A free showing of the 2011 Documentary Granito, How to Nail a Dictator is set for Sunday, Sep. 29, 2013, from 7 pm to 9 pm, at Plumer Hall, at the Irvine United Congregational Church, located at 4915 Alton Parkway, in Irvine. An RSVP is appreciated but not required…. http://www.aiusaoc.org/granito.html.
This film is an Official Selection of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. Between 1960 and 1996, Guatemala was immersed in a bloody internal armed conflict that pitted the army against guerrilla groups. More than 200,000 men, women and children were murdered or disappeared during this 36-year-long war, most of them were indigenous. Continue reading