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|1) El Norte. Watch this film and you'll understand why Gregory Nava has emerged as a Hollywood great.|
|2) American Me. The life of Edward James Olmos was in danger because he had the guts to make this film.|
|3) My Family, Mi Familia. This film provides subtle but powerful criticisms of the ways Mexican Americans have been mistreated.|
4) Farmingville. What happens in a town not ready for an influx of Brown immigrants?
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|5) Real Women Have Curves. This film challenges traditional thinking about women's bodies and immigrant workers' challenges and rights.|
|6) Cesar Chavez. An excellent film that provides a perspective on this icon's courage.|
|7) South of the Border is a must-watch for anyone who wants to get a perspective on the media and its portrayal of politics.|
|8) Bless Me Ultima, a wonderful film based on the (sometimes banned) classic book by Rudolfo Anaya..|
|9) Which Way Home is an absolute must-watch. Very timely.|
|10) Washington Heights. This Dominican neighborhood in New York City is the setting for this drama about a Latino cartoonist.|
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