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Landfall

A woman looking into the water with a bridge in the background

Stephanie Schiavenato
2018 | 8 mins
Country of Production: USA
Country Featured: USA
Director in Attendance

As the United States reels over the consequences of separating parents and their children at the border, explore the lingering effects of trauma on the relationship between a mother and her son who migrated from Colombia. Almost forty years later, the experience of imprisoning a child continues to reverberate in both of their lives.

This screening is part of the Emerging Visual Anthropologists Showcase and will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers, and anthropologists Dr. Faye Ginsburg and Dr. Pegi Vail, both of the New York University Graduate Program in Culture and Media, Department of Anthropology.