Shorts 8 - Immigrants and Refugees

  • All These Creatures
  • Green
  • Santuario
  • Tel God Tenki
  • The Last Harvest
  • The River of the Kukamas


The Main 4 Sun, Apr 14, 2019 4:45 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$15.00
Film Info
Guest Attending:Yes
Festival Programs:Shorts
Shorts 08 - Immigrants and Refugees
Runtime:92 min


Filmmakers Attending!

Humanity has always been on the move, but today’s world is especially challenging for displaced populations.

All These Creatures:

An adolescent boy attempts to untangle his memories of a mysterious infestation, the unraveling of his father, and the little creatures inside us all.

Director: Charles Williams | Runtime: 13 min | Country: Australia | 2018 | English

Last Harvest: You Can't Grow Without Change, The:

Harvesters face a harsh reality of tightened immigration control and inefficient guest worker programs that prevent growers from finding a workforce.

Director: Alexis Spraic | Runtime: 20 min | Country: USA | 2018 | English, Spanish


Green, an undocumented Turkish pedicab driver unwittingly draws police attention, endangering his brother, his community, and himself.

Director: Suzanne Andrews Correa | Runtime: 12 min | Country: USA | 2018 | English, Turkish

River of the Kukamas, The:

The film takes a tranquil journey through the waters and cosmology of Kukama people, who inhabit the Amazon basin in Peru.

Director: Nika Belianina | Runtime: 7 min | Country: Peru | 2018 | Spanish, Kukama

Tel God Tenki:

Fayia is a 16-year-old Liberian refugee living on his own in a United Nations camp set-up in Sierra Leone.

Director: Jack Riccobono | Runtime: 14 min | Country: USA, Sierra Leone | 2019 | English, Liberian English, Mende


After 25 years of living in the US, a Guatemalan grandmother threatened with deportation takes sanctuary in a North Carolina church.

Directors: Christine Delp, Pilar Timpane | Runtime: 26 min | Country: USA | 2018 | English, Spanish

Included Shorts

All These Creatures (13min) More
The Last Harvest (20min) More
Green (12min) More
The River of the Kukamas (7min) More
Tel God Tenki (14min) More
Santuario (26min) More