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La Educación Prohibida

Tania Galan Director


    The Forbidden Education (Spanish: La Educación Prohibida) is an independent documentary released in 2012.

    The film documents diverse alternative education practices and unconventional schools in Latin America and Spain and includes educational approaches such as popular education, Montessori, progressive education, Waldorf, homeschooling.

    It became the first released movie in Spanish to be funded under a crowdfunding methodology.

    It was also highlighted by its distributed screening proposal that enabled a synchronized release in 130 cities in 13 countries with a total number of 18,000 viewers in a single day.

    One week after its release, the movie was viewed almost 2 millions times.

    The film was released under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.