“Fortaleza Mexico” is in the official selection for the 15th edition of “Shorts Mexico” International Film Festival, to be held between the 2nd and the 9th of September 2020 in Mexico City. http://shortsmexico.com/seleccion-oficial-muestra/
The documentary film, realized in Mexico for the Avsi Foundation, is a journey between the States of Guerrero, Oaxaca and Puebla, where relatives of missing persons are trying to find their beloved ones, indigenous communities are implementing solutions to solve problems concerning security, access to water and the defense of workers’ rights in the maquilas. In this problematic context, the civil society together with local NGOs, are trying to change their future. Due to the health contingency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the selected shorts films will be showcased online in streaming.