A Line Birds Cannot See

A Line Birds Cannot See

film-roll USA / Color / 10' / 2019

Separated from her mother by smugglers, a determined 12-year-old sets out across a desert with only a plastic sack for cover, survives starvation on the streets of Ciudad Juarez, and escapes kidnappers to seek her mother and a place where they can be safe again.

2 Dec - 20:00 / Cine Cinema
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Amy Bench

She is a filmmaker and visual artist who is drawn to the immediacy of film and photography to tell stories of community and resilience. Trained as a cinematographer, her observational style highlights small details of the human experience that transcend formal explanation. In 2016 she was named a “DP on the Rise” by Paste Magazine. She was the cinematographer on "Trans in America: Texas Strong", which received an Emmy for Outstanding Short Documentary in 2019.

Director
Amy Bench
Screenplay
Amy Bench
Cinematography
Steve West
Editing
Monica Santis
Music
Curtis Glenn Heath
Sound Design
Eric Friend
Producer
Amy Bench
Carolyn Merriman
Jessica Goudeau
Constance Dykhuizen
Language
English
Filmography
In This Place (2010)
The ville (2008)
House of elegance (2006)
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