The Motorcycle Diaries

Director:   Walter Salles
Year:   2004
Language:   Spanish, Quechua and Mapudungun
Time:   126 minutes

Before he was Che, Ernesto Guevara and a friend took a road trip around South America by motorcycle. The economic and social repression they saw helped mold the political revolutionary that Che Guevara became.

Rated R for language.

Post-film discussion led by Dr. Rachel Krantz.

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About the director Walter Salles.

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