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- By: Luis Valdez
- Narrated by: full cast
- Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
- Original Recording
In 1943, Los Angeles exploded in the infamous Zoot Suit riots, provoked by the Sleepy Lagoon murder case that railroaded young Chicano gang members who happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. Valdez masterfully synthesizes fact and fiction, using the case to examine Chicano Zoot Suit culture of the '40s, prejudices, the role of the media in the judicial system, and Latino family culture.
- By Lisa Canales on 04-05-16
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