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The man we called Juan Carlos

Author: Heather MacAndrew; David Springbett; Bruce Cockburn; Asterisk Productions.; Magic Lantern Communications Ltd.
Publisher: Toronto : Magic Lantern, 2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : Beta : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of an ordinary man, whose life affected the lives of the filmmakers for over 25 years. Wenceslao Armira, a Mayan Indian, who was an illiterate peasant until the arrival of a foreign aid project, became a teacher, community organizer, guerilla, then Mayan priest. His life raises questions about social justice, life choices and the cost of committment.
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Named Person: Wenceslao Armira
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Heather MacAndrew; David Springbett; Bruce Cockburn; Asterisk Productions.; Magic Lantern Communications Ltd.
OCLC Number: 48436908
Credits: Written and narrated by Heather MacAndrew ; original music, Bruce Cockburn ; performed by Bruce Cockburn and Janice Powers.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Asterisk Productions ; produced and directed by Heather MacAndrew and David Springbett.

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The story of an ordinary man, whose life affected the lives of the filmmakers for over 25 years. Wenceslao Armira, a Mayan Indian, who was an illiterate peasant until the arrival of a foreign aid project, became a teacher, community organizer, guerilla, then Mayan priest. His life raises questions about social justice, life choices and the cost of committment.

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