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Jordan deBree

Jordan deBree is a documentary filmmaker whose work has appeared on PBS’s Frontline and MSNBC. A traveling journalist who has worked in both the US and Latin America, he focuses today on organized crime and law enforcement in the US-Mexico border region.


The cross atop Mount Cristo Rey, which divides the slum of Anapra from the city of Juárez (Lindsey Freer).

Manny’s Story

Fall 2009 | Reporting

Boss of the bosses. What a ridiculous thing to call him. What does that mean here? What does it get him? Nothing that lasts. Someday it will end. Someday his own people or someone else’s people will kill him. He knows this: unless something changes, he will die.