This was the second short film I made this time with my compadre Marcos Quemas in 1991. Addicted to Central America we set off to make a film about Panama City and discovered the eyes and ears of bus driver Fifo Brigido, with his infamous engine of the time, the 'Crisosiris'. It was an interesting period in Panama, just after Noriega was musically ousted by the US, leaving it pretty lawless. The buses seemed to take control of the city, each one running his own business and competing for custom with the experience of the ride, from the sound of the engine or the particular music played to the painterly decor that gave each one its character.

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