Mascara: Creating, Producing and Analyzing a Counternarrative Film-Text
AuthorDavis, Luis Carlos
AdvisorShort, Kathy G.
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PublisherThe University of Arizona.
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AbstractMáscara is an analysis of an existing film about sicarios, hit men who have been part of organized crime in Mexico. Máscara and it is based on the lives of three sicarios. The first and youngest sicario, in his mid twenties, wears a white ski mask and goes by the alias La Liebre. The second one wears a red ski mask and goes by the alias of El Monstruo and is in late forties. The third one, in his sixties, wears a green ski mask and goes by the alias of El Tanque.
Degree ProgramGraduate College
Language, Reading & Culture