Christian Poveda
Documentary maker found dead in El Salvador
03 Sep 09

Documentary maker Christian Poveda has been found dead north of San Salvador, El Salvador. Poveda had courted controversy in El Salvador with his 2008 documentary about El Salvador’s gang wars, La Vida Loca.

Deborah Bonello of MexicoReporter interviewed Poveda earlier this year.

You can watch the interview and clips, and read the interview here

By Padraig Reidy

Padraig Reidy is the editor of Little Atoms and a columnist for Index on Censorship. He has also written for The Observer, The Guardian, and The Irish Times.