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Carlos Salinas de Gortari in Fraude: Mexico 2006

Fraude: Mexico 2006

2007 NR

Luis Mandoki helms this examination of Mexico's controversial 2006 presidential election. Although Mexico City mayor Andrés Manuel López Obrador and Felipe Calderón Hinojosa essentially tied, election officials declared Calderón Hinojosa the winner. Believing that the conservative was put in office by his fellow businessmen, López Obrador's defenders set out to prove fraud. Mandoki's provocative documentary reviews the evidence.