The Forgotten Village (1941)
John Steinbeck wrote the script for this realistic docudrama that examines the modernization and conflict experienced by the residents of a small mountain village in Santiago, Mexico. As a young boy and his family face the problems of daily life, their trials offer subtle commentary on religion and the Mexican government. Narrated by Burgess Meredith. 67 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.