La Lucha Sigue (The Struggle Continues)
Release Year: May 22, 2020
Country: United States
Director: Sam Vinal
Producer: Melissa Cox
In Honduras, the most dangerous place in the world to be a land defender, the Lenca and Garífuna people are not backing down. They are fighting to uphold their spirituality and Indigenous ways of life in the face of state-backed megaprojects and narco-traffickers who seek to assassinate them, destroy their lands, and erase their existence.
About the Director
Sam Vinal is an award-winning filmmaker who directs documentaries made in deep partnership with social movements. These bold works are housed in the Los Angeles-based production company Mutual Aid Media, an independent entity for creativity and speaking truth to power through film.