La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus Poster

Release Date: May 31st, 2013

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 12 min

Plot Summary
Drivers take decommissioned school buses to Guatemala, where they are repaired, repainted and reused as transportation for workers.

Director: Mark Kendall

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Documentary filmmakers can make any number of rookie mistakes with their first features. Casting too wide a net is one of the most common. "La Camioneta" avoids that pothole, beautifully. show more

  • The documentary is committed not to some pseudo-factual documentary tradition, but to a more engaging realist poesis. show more

  • La Camioneta: The Journey of One American School Bus is just what the title indicates — and that turns out be an intimate and vivid report on a surprising connection between North and Central America. show more

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