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This edition: Trujillo: El Poder del Jefe, Pt. 1

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Episode Details

(1994/Dominican Republic, 75 min., b&w, documentary, in Spanish with English subtitles) Writer-director: René Fortunato. Pt. 1 of a three-part overview of the 30-year dictatorship of Rafael Trujillo in the Dominican Republic, from 1930 until his assassination in 1961. Part 1 reviews his rise to power from 1916 to 1930 and uses archival film footage and photographs.