It is one of the strongest, most informative and engaging films we’ve screened in recent years.
You’ve managed to portray Guatemalan culture without reducing it to sentimental, folkloric cliches and stereotypes.
All the great information about the ancient Maya makes me want to learn more about my Mam heritage and roots.
Either way, Guatemala: On the Edge of Discovery presents a captivating window into Guatemalan history and society that is sure to inform and stimulate classroom thought and discussion.
Guatemala is a complicated place with a tangled history and an incredibly diverse cultural landscape. Guatemala: On the Edge of Discovery handles the complexity with skill and clarity.
This is a “must see” piece of work for any for any traveler or student with an interest in Meso-america and Guatemala.