Notes From Buena Vista


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Films in Competition 9
Main Theater - Michigan Theater Sat, Mar 25, 2017 1:45 PM
Six short films including recent experimental, documentary, and animated works. Features the Hutongs in Beijing; a hand-painted visual poem about diaspora; one woman's absurdist struggle; a mobile home park in Silicon Valley; an essay about friendship, youth, illness and death in the form of an animated collage; and the World Premiere of America For Americans by Blair McClendon, a found footage essay film on the ecstacy and anguish of besieged black life in the United Stated of America.
Film Info
Event Type:Films in Competition 9
Shorts in Competition
Release Year:2016
Production Country:USA
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Elizabeth Lo


Buena Vista is a mobile home park in Silicon Valley that faces imminent closure. It is home to one hundred working-class families. NOTES FROM BUENA VISTA glimpses into the lives of low-income families in one of the wealthiest places in the world.