This video was made following the stories of the Mayan prayer Sixto Poot and the repopulation of Tihosuco, Quintana Roo, sport and community hunters in the state of Yucatan, Mayan rapper Jesus Pat Chablé Pat Boy Rap Maya, Bernardino Hernandez, photojournalist at the port of Acapulco, Guerrero, Enrique Juárez, florist of funerals of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua and the battles of Peribán de Ramos, Tancitaro and Apatzingan by members of the self-defense groups in the state of Michoacán.
These stories are part of La Ley del Monte; This idea of Mexican revolution that states that the laws of the land always belong to the most powerful.

Camera, audio and direction: Mauricio Palos
Editing and audio design: Yollotl Alvarado and Alejandro Palomino
Newsprint videos: Yollotl Alvarado
15 '06/2017

(The original 3-screen version was designed to be viewed as a video installation at Centro de la Imagen in Mexico City on July 2017.)


LDM from Mauricio Palos on Vimeo.

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Centro de la Imagen, Mexico DF 2017