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Title Split decision [videorecording] / [presented by] La Sonrisa Productions ; produced, directed and edited by Marcy Garriott.

Imprint New York, NY : First Run Features, [2002].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    796.83 Chavez,J SPL    Available
Description 1 videodisc (73 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Bonus features: Epilogue: the return of El Matador; interview with director Marcy Garriott; trailer gallery.
Credits Camera/sound, Robert Garriott, Marcy Garriott ; original music, Joel Guzman.
Summary Chronicles the rise of Jesus "El Matador" Chavez through the professional boxing ranks to number one contender for the World Championship when the U.S. government enacted two tough immigration laws that ordered the immediate deportation of all non-U.S. citizens with a criminal conviction. Despite his clear rehabilitation Jesus, with a prior conviction for armed robbery, was deported to Mexico.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD.
Language English dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles.
Subject Chavez, Jesus, 1972-
Chavez, Jesus -- Biografía.
Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography
Boxers (Sports) -- Mexico -- Biography.
Boxing -- United States
Boxing -- Mexico.
Aliens -- United States.
Deportation -- United States.
Emigration and immigration law -- United States.
Immigrants -- United States -- Case studies.
Criminals -- United States -- Case studies
Boxeadores -- Estados Unidos -- Biografía.
Boxadores -- México -- Biografía.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Case studies
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Garriott, Marcy
Garriott, Robert.
Guzman, Joel.
La Sonrisa Productions
First-Run Features (Firm)
Note Parallel title: Decisión dividida
Standard No. 720229910934
Music No. 910941 First Run Features

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