This is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his country. This film chronicles the transformation of Romero from a complacent priest to a committed leader of the Salvadoran people. Acclaimed actor Raul Julia stars as this man of God forced by the unspeakable events going on around him to take a stand - a stand that ultimately leads to his assassination in 1980 at the hands of the military junta. It includes special extras on the DVD. English and Spanish language versions available. 105 minutes.
Media ID: 61536
Length: 105 Min.
Publisher: Ignatius Press
Level: SH-A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult