A fictional essay on the detainment, torture and assassination of Salvadoran teachers in 1979, shortly before the Salvadoran Civil War broke out.
Produced independently in El Salvador, this film was presented in the United States as part of a video series curated by El Salvador Media Project, a New York-based media organization.
Available for free viewing online courtesy of the the Museo de la Palabra y la Imagen:
A production of EL TALLER DE LOS VAGOS
Concept & cinematography: Guillermo Escalon
Assistant: Marie-Noelle Fontan
Assistant: Lyn Sorto
Translator and Editor: Manuel Sorto
Directed by Collective
Jorge Cañenguez: The Student
Aparicio: Boy at the beach
VIENTOS PARA UN NUEVO DIA
by Abraham Viñas, Carlos Tovar, Eduardo Zamarripa, Job Hernandez