|60 people watched the documentary about the renowned|
Huichol artist Sanchez de la Torre.
At the Cervantes, they were sitting toward the rear.
|Like me, keeping up their strength between films|
|Principals onstage to talk about the Polish-Mexican film Six Degrees|
filmed in bothcountries
|Deciding, as usual, the hardest part|
I judged from the coverage it must be Mexico. "Where?" I asked.
"Is it worse than Guanajuato?" He nodded.
"How can they do this? "Those people have rights.".
Looking right at me, he said, "Estamos en Mexico."
I didn't start on a history lesson about my own country. I wanted him to keep talking.
"At least they're showing it on television," I said.
He let me know I wouldn't see it on Televisa."We watch a cable news channel here and at home."
I followed up by checking the headlines at a new stand today. None of them reported the beatings.