Cartel Land :– Watch Cartel Land full movie on Project Free Tv,Cartel Land is a 2015 documentary film directed by Matthew Heineman about the Mexican Drug War, especially vigilante groups fighting Mexican drug cartels. The film focuses on Tim “Nailer” Foley, the leader of Arizona Border Recon, and Dr José Mireles, a Michoacán-based physician who leads the Autodefensas. The film received the 2015 Documentary Film Award from the George Polk Awards in Journalism.Heineman won the Best Director Award and Special Jury Award for Cinematography for the film in the U.S. Documentary Competition at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, where the documentary premiered. He was presented the award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary by the Directors Guild of America, as well as the 2015 Courage Under Fire Award for the film by the International Documentary Association. The film was also nominated for Best Documentary at the 68th British Academy Film Awards and for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature at the 88th Academy Awards.On February 12, 2015, Orchard Films acquired the rights to the film. Cartel Land was released theatrically in the summer of 2015 and aired on A&E on January 4, 2016Heineman got the idea for the film after reading about Arizona Border Recon in an article in Rolling Stone magazine, and then his father sent him a Wall Street Journal article about José Manuel Mireles and the Autodefensas. “The minute I read that article, I knew I wanted to create a parallel story of vigilantes on both sides of the border. I wanted to know what happens when government institutions fail and citizens feel like they have to take the law into their own hands.
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Documentary | Drama | Action
Release: 10 February 2015 (Uk)
IMDB Rating : 7.4/10
Director: Matthew Heineman
Writers: Matthew Heineman
Stars : Tim Nailer Foley, José Manuel ‘El Doctor’ Mireles, Enrique Peña Nieto