Produced and Directed by Santiago Stelley and Bernardo Loyola
Camera: Bernardo Loyola
Editors: David Feinberg, Bernardo Loyola
VICE.COM, 48 min (2008)

Alarma! is the oldest of Mexico’s prensa roja ("red press") crime tabloids. It is mostly made up of gruesome news stories, photos of mutilated corpses, and headlines that contain 1960s-Borscht-Belt-comedian-worthy puns about death and pain.

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Photos courtesy of Alarma! and Mattia Zoppellaro