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(Chris Weitz, US 2011, 98 min., 35mm)
Set in contemporary East Los Angeles the film, whose plot partially parallels that of Bicycle Thief, sympathetically depicts experiences of undocumented Mexican immigrants including manual labor, schools, gangs, family, ICE and deportation. 27 more words


Limpiadores (2015)

Directed by: Fernando González Mitjáns
Running Time: 25 min

Website: N/a

Synopsis: Before professors and students arrive for their morning classes at some of London’s most prestigious universities, these are the people who are finishing work. 60 more words


If You Could Walk In My Shoes (2015)

Directed by: Ricardo E. Causo
Running Time: 27 min

Website: N/a

Synopsis: Roberto Marquez is an artisan from Ecuador, who immigrated to the United States over 14 years ago. 68 more words


Who is Dayani Cristal (2013)

Directed by:  Marc Silver
Running Time: 1hr 25 min
Starring: N/A

Website: http://whoisdayanicristal.com/

Synopsis: An anonymous body in the Arizona desert sparks the beginning of a real-life human drama. 24 more words


Sacco and Vanzetti (2007)

Directed by: Peter Miller
Running Time: 1 hr 34 min
Starring: N/A

Website: http://www.montereymedia.com/nogodnomaster/

Synopsis: The story of two Italian immigrant radicals who were executed in 1927 offers insights into present-day issues of civil liberties and the rights of immigrants.


Senorita Extraviada (2001)

Directed by: Lourdes Portillo
Running Time: 74 min
Starring: N/A

Website: http://www.wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c579.shtml

Synopsis: SENORITA EXTRAVIADA, MISSING YOUNG WOMAN tells the haunting story of the more than 350 kidnapped, raped and murdered young women of Juárez, Mexico. 125 more words