SINCE YOU ARRIVED, MY HEART STOPPED BELONGING TO ME (DESDE QUE LLEGASTE, MI CORAZÓN DEJÓ DE PERTENECERME) Short Film Competition

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Central American mothers journey by bus through Mexico, searching for their children who migrated north towards the United States but disappeared en route.

SCREENS AS PART OF SHORTS PROGRAM 5

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Erin Semine Kökdil is a storyteller interested in building solidarity and inciting social change through film. Her work deals with issues of trauma, marginalization and migration. Prior to becoming a filmmaker, she worked extensively with nonprofits and community-led initiatives in the U.S. and Guatemala. She holds an MFA in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University.

Erin Semine Kökdil
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Details

Country: USA

Year: 2021

Director: Erin Semine Kökdil

Producer: Erin Semine Kökdil

Director of Photography: Chris Filippone

Editor: Chris Filippone

Music: Diana Salier

Featuring: The Caravan of Mothers of Missing Migrants

Running Time (minutes): 21

Languges: Spanish, Subtitled

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