- Saturday, February 21, 2009
From the Other Side
Part of Chantal Akerman
Date + TimeSaturday, February 21, 2009
Phyllis Wattis Theater
2002, 99 min.
In this documentary, Akerman examines the dualistic nature of illegal immigration, presenting long static shots of the land on both sides of the U.S.–Mexican border and shifting between interviews with officials and interviews with relatives of people who have made the crossing.
Admission + Ticketing
$5 general; free for SFMOMA members or with museum admission (requires a free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Double features: films offered on the same date are included in one ticket. Tickets are available at the museum (with no surcharge) or online.Buy tickets
Image: Chantal Akerman, From The Other Side (still), 2002; photo courtesy of Icarus Films
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