El Valador on POV
Produced by American Documentary Inc. and celebrating its 25th season on PBS; the award-winning POV is the longest running showcase on American television to feature the work of today’s independent documentary filmmakers. Thursday night on PBS, POV presents “El Velador” – The Night Watchman – a film by award winning director, Natalia Almada. El Valador was an official selection of the 2011 canne film festival directors’ fortnight and new directors new films festival. From dusk to dawn, Natalia’s film follow’s Martin, a guard who watches over the mausoleums of some of the mexico’s most notorious drug lords.