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A beloved South Bronx matriarch and former “First Lady” of the Savage Skulls gang struggles to remain visible in a rapidly gentrifying community she helped rebuild in the 1980s. With one foot firmly grounded in the outlaw life and the other as an activist and spiritual advisor, Lorine Padilla straddles the complexities of multiple worlds. Never-before-seen archives of the borough that gifted the world both salsa and hip-hop culture illustrate the history and resilience of the Bronx.

Mature content: not suitable for all audiences.

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  • Year
  • Runtime
    82 minutes
  • Language
    English, Spanish
  • Country
  • Premiere
    New England
  • Director
    Raquel Cepeda
  • Screenwriter
    Raquel Cepeda
  • Producer
    Raquel Cepeda
  • Executive Producer
    Sacha Jenkins, Henry Chalfant
  • Cinematographer
    Alejandra Araujo, Ethan Mills
  • Editor
    Sonia Gonzalez-Martinez
  • Music
    Bobby Sanabria