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Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty (2014)

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Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty is the story of Angus Macqueen and Guillermo Galdos, who set out to achieve what the combined forces of the US and Mexican governments had failed to do in thirteen years – to track down Joaquin Guzman, one of the most wanted men in the world. Guzman, known as ‘El Chapo’ or ‘Shorty’ was head of the Sinaloa Cartel, the most powerful drug cartel in history


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 14th, 2014 (Limited) by Submarine Deluxe
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: War on Drugs, Drug Cartels, Drug Trafficking, Organized Crime
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Ronachan Films
Production Countries: Mexico,
United Kingdom,
United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman*    Himself


Angus Macqueen    Himself
Guillermo Galdos    Himself
Manuel Lebron    Himself
Noemi Garcia    Herself

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Production and Technical Credits

Angus Macqueen    Screenwriter
Guillermo Galdos    Co-Director
Simon Chinn    Producer
Andrew Mackenzie-Betty    Producer
Anna Miralis    Executive Producer
Katherine Butler    Executive Producer
David Fanning    Executive Producer
Raney Aronson-Rath    Executive Producer
Michela Giorelli    Executive Producer
Paul Carlin    Editor
Guillermo Galdos    Director of Photography
Eduard Grau    Director of Photography
Jackson Scott    Composer
Shireen Abbott    Co-Producer

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