Smuggled (2012, 80 minutes) tells the story of a 9 year-old boy and his mother as the couple are smuggled into the U.S. in a compartment underneath a tour bus. Unfortunately, the journey doesn't go as planned as a new destiny awaits Miguel and his mother.
Screening will be followed by a discussion with Writer and Director Ramon Hamilton on issues surrounding the film such as the perception in America of undocumented immigrants, feelings and thoughts about immigration reform, and the role media can play in changing society for the better.
This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.
This event is part of ¡Viva! San Francisco Public Library's Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month celebration.
- Audio-described Film
- Friday, August 28, 2015, 2:00 pm
- Forks Over Knives
- Saturday, August 29, 2015, 2:00 pm
- Rob Nilsson Films Month
- Sunday, August 30, 2015, 1:00 pm
- Queso Fresco Workshop
- Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 7:00 pmEureka Valley, Eureka Valley General Floor Area
- Repujado: Tin Art
- Thursday, September 17, 2015, 3:00 pmBernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
- Sabor a Salsa!
- Friday, September 18, 2015, 3:30 pmMission, Mission General Floor Area
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.