El General

PBS Premiere: July 20, 2010Check the broadcast schedule »

Discussion Guide

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Through his daughter's recordings, the film moves between the memories of a child grappling with history's portrait of her father and the weight of his legacy on the country today. As an outreach tool, this complex portrait of family and country raises important questions about legacy, historical interpretation, how memory and history are constructed and the dream of democracy, justice and equality and the enduring fight for them.

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