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Latino Americans

Customs, Intelligence Documentary hosted by Benjamin Bratt, published by PBS in 2013 - English narration


Latino Americans is the first prime documentary series for unsatisfactory screen to annals the succulent and heterogeneous intelligence and experiences of Latinos, who have for the former 500-plus years helped remodel what is today the Agreed States and have become, with more than 50 million people, the largest minority catalogue in the U.S.

The series chronicles Latinos in the Agreed States from the 1500's to present-day day. It is a epic of people, statecraft, and customs, intersecting with much that is prime to the intelligence of the Agreed States while also going to places where paragon U.S. histories do not look after to tread. Latino Americans relies on factual accounts and disparaging experiences to vividly tell the stories of original populating, mastery and immigration; of institution and reinvention; and of distress and solemnization, from the millions of people who come to the U.S. from Mexico, Spain, Puerto Rico, and countries in Prime and South America.

Latino Americans is driven by the hominid dramas of individuals' struggles and triumphs, successes and disappointments, featuring interviews with come to 100 Latinos from the worlds of statecraft, vocation, military, academia, propaganda, and pop customs, as well as completely disparaging portraits of Latinos who lived through key chapters in American intelligence. LATINO AMERICANS is the epic of the slow construction of a new American particularity that connects and empowers millions of people today.

1) Foreigners in their Own Come To Rest (1565-1880)
One hundred years after Columbus' immigrant in the Caribbean, Spanish Conquistadors and Priests, the boot into North America in search of gold and to spread Catholicism. With the immigrant of the British in North America, the two colonial systems out contrasting societies that come in variance as Conspicuous Doom pushes the U.S into the Mexican territories of the South West.

As the Gold Hustle floods California with settlers, complex and prime communities are overwhelmed. The elites, including Mariano Vallejo and Apolinaria Lorenzana spend their come to rest. Mexicans and Mexican Americans are treated as second-genre citizens, fa favouritism and genetic ferocity. Refusal to this inequity appears in New Mexico as Las Gorras Blancas (The Bloodless Caps), torch Anglo ranches and cut through barbed wire to control Anglo encroachment. At the same every now, New Mexicans carry out to modify themselves through knowledge, managing to put up Hispano customs in New Mexico and their grade in the centre of an era of mastery and dispossession.

2) Empire of Dreams (1880-1942)
Widespread immigration to the U.S. from Latin countries begins — first with a unsatisfactory catalogue from Cuba, then a larger one from Mexico. Both eschew formlessness and ferocity in their well-informed in mother country and are attracted by opportunities in the Agreed States. In 1898, the U.S. helps enfranchise Cuba and Puerto Rico from Spain but then seizes Puerto Rico as its colony. The first Puerto Rican arrivals (now U.S. citizens) start a network in New York.

3) War and Harmoniousness (1942-1954)
Society War II is a watershed experience for Latino Americans with hundreds of thousands of men and women serving in the armed forces, most fighting side by side with Anglos. In the Pacific, East L.A.'s Guy Gabaldon becomes a Sea Corp explanatory note when he singlehandedly captures more adversary soldiers than anyone in US military intelligence. But on the well-informed in fa, favouritism is not indifferent: in 1943, Anglo servicemen conflict hip na «Zoot suitors» in racially charged riots in southern California.

4) The New Latinos (1946-1965)
Until Society War II, Latino immigration to the Agreed States was overwhelmingly Mexican-American. Now three new waves escort in general-ascend immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. As the Puerto Rican regulation implements a red-letter reconditioning over a million Puerto Ricans are encouraged to exclude for the US mainland, to alleviate the mercantile urgency. A na Juanita Sanabria arrives in New York, works practical in the garment division, but encounters combat and favouritism. Ethnic tensions freak out in children clique warfare depicted in films like West Side Epic, etching the stereotype of the slash wielding Puerto Rican in the American consciousness.

5) Favouritism and Haughtiness (1965-1980)
In the 1960s and 1970s a procreation of Mexican Americans, frustrated by incessant favouritism and neediness, assign a new way advance, through sexually transmitted power and the erection of a new «Chicano» particularity. The agitate is ignited when smallholding workers in the fields of California, led by César Chavez and Dolores Huerta, walk on Sacramento for identical pay and humane working conditions. Through plays, poesy and murkiness, Luis Valdez and activist Corky Gonzalez forge a new thankfulness of the lengthy intelligence of Mexicans in the South West and the Mestizo roots of Mexican Americans. In Los Angeles, Sal Castro, a instructor, leads the largest elated drill follower walkout in American intelligence, exigent that Chicano students be given the same eerie opportunities as Anglos. In Texas, activists such as José Ángel Gutiérrez, forge a new factional fete and variation the rules of the electoral ready. By the end of the 1970s Chicanos activism and particularity have transformed what it means to be an American. Chicano and Latino studies are incorporated into drill curriculum; Latinos are included in the factional process.

6) Exposure and Suggest (1980-2000)
In the 80s the countryside of the Latino Diaspora changes again. From Cuba a second indicate of refugees to Agreed States — the Mariel exodus — floods Miami . The same decade sees the swift immigrant of hundreds of thousands of Prime Americans (Salvadorans, Guatemalans, and Nicaraguans) fleeing destruction squads and host murders at well-informed in like activist, Carlos Vaquerano. By the original 1990s, a factional wrangle over forbidden immigration — has begun. Globalization, empowered by NAFTA, means that as U.S. manufacturers agitate south, Mexican workers prevail upon a beeline for head up north in put numbers. A recoil ensues: tightened borders, anti-bilingualism, voice laws to confirm all forbidden immigrants felons. But a sea variation is underway: the coalescence of a new incident called Latino American customs-as Latinos spread geographically and prevail upon their distinguish oneself in music, sports, statecraft, vocation, and knowledge.


Intricate Specs

* Video Codec: x264 CABAC High@L4.0
* Video Bitrate: ~2300 Kbps (CRF 21.5)
* Video Detail Proportion: 16:9
* Video Intention: 1280x720
* Framerate: 29.970fps
* Audio Codec: AAC-LC (Nero)
* Audio Supremacy: 0.50 48KHz (~140 Kbps)
* Audio Channels: 2
* Run-Every Now: ~55mn (each)
* Host of Parts: 6
* Division Host: ~975 MiB (each)
* Container: MP4
* Released: 2013
* Well-Spring: HDTV
* Encoder: KarMa


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