Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with The Storm That Swept Mexico

Posted on May 5, 2011

Raymond Telles's documentary tells the gripping story of the Mexican Revolution. The Storm That Swept Mexico premieres May 15 on public television.


The Mexican Revolution, the first major political and social revolution of the 20th century, not only changed the course of Mexican history, but also profoundly effected its relationships with the rest of the world. The Storm That Swept Mexico looks at the complex historical, social, political, economic, and cultural forces that shaped the revolution, influenced its course, and determined its consequences and legacy. Produced in association with Latino Public Broadcasting, check out the LPB blog for an exclusive Q&A with Director/Producer Raymond Telles. The Storm That Swept Mexico premieres May 15 on PBS (check local listings). Watch the trailer after the jump >>


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