Life in Guatemala

The Essentials

Digging Deeper

Language Resources
Cultural Resources
News and Media
Movies and Documentaries
  • Connected by Coffee (2014)
  • Burden of Peace (2015)
  • When the Mountains Tremble (1983)
  • BBoy for Life (2012)
  • Ixcanul (2015)
  • El silencio de Neto (1994)
  • Living on One Dollar (2013)
  • Caffeinated (2015)
  • Mayan Renaissance (2012)
Books
  • Men of Maize (1949)
  • The Most Beautiful Place in the World (1993)
  • Tree Girl (2004)
  • Caminar (2014)
  • I, Rigoberta Menchú (2010)
  • El Señor Presidente (1946)
  • The Long Night of the White Chickens (1992)
  • Bitter Fruit: The Story of the American Coup in Guatemala (2002)
  • When the Ground Turns in Its Sleep (2007)
  • Leyendas de Guatemala (2005)
  • Guatemalan Journey (2010)
LGBTQ Resources (Diversity) Heritage and Ethnicity Resources (Diversity)
Note: The links and resources listed in "Digging Deeper" have been provided to AFS by people involved with our organization, including alumni members, volunteers, etc. AFS has not reviewed the resources in their entirety and presents them "as is" for your own information. As such, the sites, publications, films, etc. do not necessarily reflect the approval of nor the views, opinions, and/or values of AFS.