Sonora, from sonotl which means «maize leaf» in the opaque language is the place where the Spanish built an altar for the Virgin of Our Lady of Sorrows. Sonora, is land of the ancient indigenous peoples, of the majestic Western Sierra Madre and will host
its first edition of DocsHermosillo. The state capital will present the best of Mexican and international documentaries, a short filmmaking incubator, and a space for selected participants to enrich their knowledge amongst
experts and mentors.