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.
¡VIVA! is the library’s celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, from September - October. See our ¡VIVA! Calendar (PDF) for a complete listing of events.
- Movie: Stand and Deliver
- Friday, September 30, 2016, 3:30 pmIngleside, Ingleside Meeting Room
- Mini God's Eye
- Friday, September 30, 2016, 3:30 pmChinatown, Chinatown Meeting Room
- Ride Along 2 (2016)
- Friday, September 30, 2016, 3:30 pmBayview, Bayview Meeting Room
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.