From Afar, the winner of 2016’s Golden Lion from the Venice Film Festival will have a two-week engagement at the Film Forum, June 8 – 21, at Film Forum, 209 West Houston Street, West of 6th Avenue, with screenings daily at 12:30, 2:30, 4:40, 7:00, and 9:15. with Q&A’s with the director on June 8th, 10th and 11th. For more information click here.
From Afar (2015, 93 mins.) Written and Directed by Lorenzo Vigas. Produced by Rodolfo Cova, Guillermo Arriaga, Michel Franco & Vigas. Executive Producers: Edgar Ramirez & Gabriel Ripstein. Based on a story by Arriaga and Vigas. Director of Photography: Sergio Armstrong. Editor: Isabela Monteiro de Castro. Starring Alfred Castro (Armando) and Luis Silva (Elder). Venezuela / Mexico. In Spanish with English subtitles. Strand Releasing.