From the Other Side

Saturday, February 21, 2009, 3:00 p.m.

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.

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2002, 99 min.

Image: Chantal Akerman, From The Other Side (still), 2002; photo courtesy of Icarus Films

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