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The Infiltrators

November 5 @ 12:00 am

The Infiltrators

Billed as a “docu-thriller,” this timely film meets the immigration crisis head-on. Using interviews and reenactments, the filmmakers recount the true story of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance, undocumented activists who in 2012 let themselves be detained by ICE to infiltrate a shady, for-profit Florida detention center, in a bid to free the immigrants held there. Years later, the issue has become even more inflammatory under the Trump administration. The ambitious concept is thrilling, but the actual details are even more gripping.
Cast: Featuring Real-Life DREAMers Marco Saavedra (played by Maynor Alvarado), Viridiana Martinez (played by Chelsea Rendon), Claudio Rojas (played by Manuel Uriza), Mohammad Abdollahi; as well as Juan Gabriel Pareja, and Vik Sahay
Director: Alex Rivera, Cristina Ibarra
Rating: Unrated
Year: 2019
Country: USA
Language: English, Spanish
Extras: Q&A with Emiliano Rojas, Monica Castillo following the film.
Event: 11/22 - 7:45 PM
Venue: Hall 3 - George
Members: $10/Non-Members: $12
Event: 11/23 - 8:15 PM
Venue: Hall 4 - Dow
Members: $10/Non-Members: $12


November 5
12:00 am
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