Birds of Passage
Pájaros de verano
Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra, 2018, Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, 125'. In Wayuunaiki, Spanish, and English with English subtitles. NYC Premiere.
Q&A with director Cristina Gallego. Moderated by Monica Castillo.Buy Tickets Official Site
The origins of the Colombian drug trade, as seen through eyes of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 1970s. When greed, passion, and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out and puts their lives, culture and ancestral traditions at stake.
Thursday, February 7, 7:30pm
Village East Cinema
181-189 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003