A traveling program of films opens tonight in NYC presented by what moves you?, Cinema Tropical and the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at NYU. The documentary film series is committed to enriching the discussion on a wide variety of issues pertaining to Mexican immigration to the US. All films are in Spanish with English subtitles and all screenings are free and open to the public.
Indocumentales launches tonight, Cinco de Mayo, at 7:00 p.m. at the King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center auditorium on the NYU campus with Al Otro Lado by Natalia Almada from 2005. The film will be preceded by Subterraneans: Norteña Music in New York by Gaspar Orozco and Karina Escamilla. Other films in the series are Los que se quedan/Those Who Remain by Juan Carlos Rulfo and Carlos Hagerman from 2008 which won the grand jury documentary prize at the Los Angeles Film Festival that year. Also exhibiting: Mi vida dentro/My Life Inside by Lucía Gajá, and Farmingville by Carlos Sandoval and Catherine Tambini. The screening series is at various locations throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, so be sure to check the website for locations, dates and times.