English title: Walking in Community
Original title: Caminando en Comunidad
Director: Miguel González Medrano, Miguel Gómez Bernal
University: Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO),
Father Alfredo Zepeda J.S has lived for more than 40 years, in the northern Sierra Veracruz, México. He has walked and provide guidance to the indigenous people of the regions, who have been marginalized throughout history. He works and is part of a community radio station, Radio Huayacocotla, “the peasant’s voice”. In this radio they talk four languages, spanish, nahuatl, otomí, and tepehua, which are the main languages spoken on this regions. The radio accompanies the communities through their educational programming. Besides the music, here they talk about human rights; empowerment of women in communities, guidance to youth and children, defense of territory and the preservation of the culture and customs, seeking the “good living”.
Along this project and Father Alfredo´s life we can find the Four Dreams. (Excluded/Youth/Ecology/Spirituality)
Crew members and actors:
Direction, Production, Photography and Sound design:
Miguel González Medrano
Miguel Gómez Bernal
Alfredo Zepeda Sj.
Juan Luis Herculano
With the support of:
Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO)