The Ladies of Lucha Libre

43 min

Available from March 16, 2017 at 9:32 am to June 6, 2017 at 11:59 pm

The Cholitas, female luchador fighters, are unlikely heroines. They have made a name for themselves with this new genre of wrestling, whirling violently around each other in their traditional skirts. The best fighters of the genre are based in El Alto, not far from the capital La Paz. 

  • Director:Thorsten Thor, Daniel Beykirch
  • Country:Germany
  • Year:2013