Birds of Passage

Birds of Passage — Poster — Latin Reel

February 7 · 7:30 pm

NYC Premiere


Directed by Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra

2018, Colombia, Denmark, Mexico, Germany, 125 min, Wayuunaiki, Spanish, and English with English subtitles

Q&A with director Cristina Gallego. Moderated by Monica Castillo.


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, 7:30 pm

Village East Cinema
181-189 2nd Ave,
New York, NY 10003