Five Years North

Year
2020
Country
USA
Duration:
88 mins

Overview

The complex world of immigration and the people and policies that define it are explored in this provocative film. A story told in tandem, Five Years North weaves the journeys of Luis, a 15-year-old Guatemalan immigrant and Judy, a Cuban-American ICE agent. Luis navigates his new life in New York City — balancing school, work, the desire to provide for his family and his incessant struggle with loneliness. Meanwhile, Judy grapples with extreme inner conflict — the acceptance of her professional obligations and the acknowledgment of her family’s own immigrant history.


World Premiere
Commitment Grant Winner

Production Team

Directors
Chris Temple
Zach Ingrasci
Producer
Jenna Kelly
Editor
Alejandro Valdes-Rochin

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Festival Screenings

Featured in the 2020 Mountainfilm Festival.

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