Reel Shorts 2014

  • 23 minutes
  • USA/Colombia
  • 2012
  • Spanish with English subtitles
Captive Radio

Every Sunday morning, men and women held hostage by rebel guerrilla groups deep in the Colombian jungle listen to messages from their families on The Voices of Kidnapping radio show. The harrowing personal accounts of police major Guillermo Solórzano and the parents of Juan Camilo Mora represent thousands of people who rely on the show to keep hope alive. Won Best Short Documentary at the 2013 San Diego Latino Film Festival.




  • Lauren Rosenfeld