25 Texans in The Land of Lincoln
Ellen Brodsky, 32 mins, USA, 2019
Co-presented by the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center
Join the quest of 25 history students, mostly Mexican American, who drive 2,000 miles from the Alamo in Texas to a Springfield, Illinois museum asking to repatriate General Santa Anna’s prosthetic leg and honoring President Lincoln with a Day of the Dead altar.
Q&A with director