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Reportero: documentary on journalist’s life in one of the world’s deadliest places for news



Link: Reportero: documentary on journalist’s life in one of the world’s deadliest places for news – Boing Boing

For a limited time at PBS.org, you can watch the full-length version of “Reportero,” an incredible documentary film about Jesús Blancornelas and Héctor Félix Miranda’s long-running Mexican newsweekly, Zeta. The environment in Baja California is so hostile — it is certainly one of the most dangerous places in the world for reporters — that the paper is printed across the border in Southern California to ensure its survival, and that of the people who run it