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This edition: Dollar Mambo

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Episode Details

(1993/Mexico, 77 min., color) Dir.: Paul Leduc. Cast: Dolores Pedro, Roberto Sosa, Raúl Medina, LiticoRodriguez. A typical Latin American cabaret is seen as a microcosm of el barrio, where people dance, dream, love and work with the rhythm of Mambo. But then soldiers invade and disrupt the lives of the people. A musical allegory about the effect of the U.S. invasion of Panama on el barrio. Discussion follows film.