El Forajido: The Cautionary Tale of Toño Bicicleta

El Forajido is a true crime documentary about an infamous Puerto Rican outlaw who evaded the authorities off and on throughout the 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s. Despite having committed atrocious murders and raping dozens of women, Toño Bicicleta captured the hearts and minds of the Puerto Rican people becoming the most infamous folk hero in the country’s history. This film examines how colonial oppression, media sensationalism, and police corruption made it all possible.

Directed by Michael R Mazur
In association with Diario Films.

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