Preceded by a brunch. Diego Quemada Diez (Mexico, Guatemala), 2014/15. 90min. Spanish and Tzotzil with English subtitles. >>> Three Central American teenagers, two from Honduras, another a Maya from Guatemala, jump "The Beast" - the infamous train that illegal immigrants board to take them from Guatemala, through Mexico, to the American border. The journey to a better life is fraught with danger. On this perilous journey, the only people they can trust are each other. Based on 600 stories of youth migrants. "Un certain regard" award at the Cannes Film Festival.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)