Reportero followis a veteran reporter and his colleagues at Zeta, a Tijuana-based independant newsweekly, as they stubbornly ply their trade in one of the deadliest places in the world for members of the media. In Mexico, more than 50 journalists have been slain or have vanished since December 2006, when former President Felipe Calderón came to power and launched a government offensive agains the country's powerful drug cartels and organized crime groups. As the drug war intensifies and the risks to journalists become greater, will the free press be silenced? NR - but we recommend it for High School. Teacher's Guide included on DVD.
PBS Documentary, 2012, 90 Min, NR - but we recommend it for High School. Teacher's Guide included on DVD.