My Romney's great-grandfather and a few other families fled to Mexico because it was forbidden to be polygamist in the United States.
Today there are still descendants of him and the others there. The film shows their struggle against the drug lord engines.
They have been kidnapped, killed, chased, etc., and they have learned how to protect themselves and family. They have illegal weapons, using the same military tactics that Americans have in Iraq and so on.
The drug cartel guns come from the U.S., the money they use comes from the U.S., and they smuggle drugs into the United States. The policies that the U.S. has influence Mexico altogether. That was when the U.S. began its war against the drug cartels that it became much more scary in Mexico. People were kidnapped and murdered for no reason at all. Just bring along a camera and filming is reason enough to be shot down.
"The hard-core of Juarez, Mexico, are at war with a group of Mormons, some of Whom are related to Mitt Romney. We went there to document the conflict, meet Romney's Mormon family, and find out more about how U.S. policy is impacting the war on drugs. "