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Drought

Drought

Original Title: Cuates de Australia
Directors: Everardo González
Mexico
Spanish with subtitles
90 min min
Docufest
Cinema of the Americas

Synopsis:
In the arid plains of northeastern Mexico, a group of communal ranchers confronts the annual drought, eking out survival as conditions force them to search far and wide for any signs of water. Following the residents of the community throughout their daily lives, the filmmakers create an inspiring portrait of human perseverance in the face of a natural environment that defies domestication in this much-praised, award-winning documentary.

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Everardo González
Sponsors
John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation