Facundo the Great

Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez was raised in a small farming community in southern California in the 1950s. As was common practice at that time, teachers at his local elementary school Anglicized the Mexican American students' names. Here, Chunky remembers a new classmate who proved to be the exception to the rule.

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Credits

Directed by
The Rauch Brothers

Art Direction
Bill Wray

Producers
Lizzie Jacobs & Mike Rauch

Animation
Tim Rauch
Audio Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Original Music
Fredrik

Publisher
House of Hassle

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