The Gangs from El Salvador

Format:

6x52 min

Genre:

Documentary

Language:

Spanish

Subtitles:

English

Portuguese

Target Audiences:

Male and Female

Age:

from 18 to 60 years old

Synopsis

El Salvador was one of the last scenarios of the Cold War, in the 1980s the country suffered a civil war that left thousands dead. Many Salvadorans fled the conflict by emigrating to a single destination: the United States.

What began in Los Angeles as a group of Rolling Stones fans is today one of the most violent gangs in the world, to the point that the same President Donald Trump compares them to the Islamic state.

In this documentary series of 6 episodes, will be approached the main historical events that allowed the emergence, development and performance of gangs that have made El Salvador one of the most violent countries in the world.