[Peaceful March in Rabinal / Rio Negro memorial / Event at basketball court]

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  •  Church service. Interior shots of a church in Rabinal. A priest speaks to a congregation.  
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  •  Various shots of the priest, the congregation, candles, and large crucifix on wall. Various shots congregation listening and praying. 
  •  Exterior shots of the large white church, the cross against bright blue sky, ELS of church with mountains in the background. 
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Title:[Peaceful March in Rabinal / Rio Negro memorial / Event at basketball court]
Abstract:Footage from various events, including a church service and peaceful rally by survivors and families protesting amnesty for perpetrators of the Rio Negro massacres, shot on 29 December 1996; footage of a monument in memory of Rio Negro massacre victims; and an event calling for the fulfillment of peace accords with the Maya Achi people.
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  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Creator
  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Copyright holder
  • WITNESSRole: Copyright holder
  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Videographer
University of Texas Libraries
Date Created:1996/12/29
Topics:armed conflict and persecution--genocide
armed conflict and persecution--mass killings
armed conflict and persecution--paramilitaries
economic, social, and cultural rights--social and cultural rights--indigenous populations
advocacy, activism, and responses to persecution--memorials and commemoration events
Named Entities:Civil Defense Patrols, Guatemala (PACs/Patrullas de Autodefensa Civil)
Maya Achi People
Geographic Focuses:North America--Guatemala--Departamento de Baja Verapaz--Municipio de Rabinal
Central America
Latin America
North America--Guatemala--Departamento de Baja Verapaz--Río Negro
Geographic Base:North America--Guatemala
Type of Resource:Moving image
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