Walkout (2006)

Director
Edward James Olmos

Main cast
Alexa PenaVega; Michael Peña

Genres
Drama

Description
Walkout is the true story of a young Mexican American high school teacher, Sal Castro. He mentors a group of students in East Los Angeles, when the students decide to stage a peaceful walkout to protest the injustices of the public school system. Set against the background of the civil rights movement of 1968, it is a story of courage and the fight for justice and empowerment.


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