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Urbanworld Film Festival: Lake Los Angeles


Part of the Urbanworld Film Festival 
Dir. Mike Ott. 2014. 82 mins. Digital projection. With Roberto Sancez, Johanna Trujillo, Eloy Mendez. The film follows Francisco, a middle-­aged Cuban immigrant working at a holding house, and Cecilia, a 10-year-old Mexican girl who ends up there with no family members to care for her. They find solace and hope in each other while journeying through the hauntingly beautiful and desolate world that is Lake Los Angeles.

Preceded by Celluloid Dreams. Dir. Jonathan Dillon. 2014, 11 mins. Digital projection. With Greg, Lucey, Stephen Colletti, Crystal Mantecon. When an old man fixes a broken projector, he is able to relive home movies of the past, and starts to believe he can change them.

This is a free screening. Tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis at the admissions desk.