About the Film
The disappearing traditions of the old cattle ranches of the Southwest are presented in BELLOTA. This 1969 film concentrates on five Mexican American vacquero-cowboys riding a month-long roundup on an 82,000 acre ranch in the rugged high country of Southern Arizona.
1970 Blue Ribbon Award, American Film Festival, NYC
1970 Golden Eagle, CINE, Washington, D.C.
1971 Ohio State University Broadcasting Award
1973 Golden Eagle, Padua, Italy Fourth International Film Festival