Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?
Be brave and read some books about the smuggling and crime in the border area, such as "Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel." Don't let it scare you too much, because their world is not our world, but you will better understand what some of the local people are facing (corruption, intimidation, young people being seduced into joining the drug gangs). - Jun 2018
Down by the River by Mark Bowden, Opening Mexico, The Bear and the Porcupine, Border Games. - Nov 2011