They Took Them Alive | Field of Vision

More than two years after 43 students disappeared from Ayotzinapa in Mexico, their loved ones still seek justice and closure.

Directed by Emily Pederson
Executive Producers: Laura Poitras, AJ Schnack and Charlotte Cook
Producer: Patricia Benabé/Rayuela Films

The New York Times: Documentary 'They Took Them Alive' Portrays One of Mexico's 'Most Tragic and Desperate Eras'
The Atlantic: There's No Peace for the Families of Mexico's Missing Students
El Faro: Ayotzinapa o la importancia de no dejar solas a las víctimas
Field of Vision: Interview with Emily Pederson

Festivals and Screenings: 
2018 Global Impact Film Festival
2018 CNY Film Festival, Citation for Artistic Excellence
2017 March on Washington Film Festival, Emerging Filmmaker Grand Prize
2017 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
2017 Bronx Documentary Center Women's Film Series
2017 GIFF Guanajuato International Film Festival
2017 Santiago International Short Film Festival, Special Jury Mention
2017 Madrid Human Rights Film Festival
2017 Shorts Mexico
2017 Proyector Screening Series
2017 Rockport Film Festival
2016 San Francisco Film Society Doc Stories

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