SLEEP DEALER - Screening

Department: Latin American Studies

Date and Time: May 11, 2017 | 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Event Location: McCormick Screening Room

Event Details

SLEEP DEALER will be screened at UCI on Thursday, May 11th as part of ILLUMINATIONS "Sustainable Cinema" series:

Thursday, May 11
Screening 6 p.m. Followed by q&a with filmmaker Alex Rivera McCormick Screening Room, 1070 HG


Guest lecture by filmmaker Alex Rivera,

Friday, May 12th, 11-12 a.m.

Friday Forum: The Future of Latinx Futurism in Media

Alex Rivera is a digital artist and filmmaker who has lectured at Harvard University and was named by VARIETY as one of the "10 directors to watch." HIs first feature-film, the transborder sci-fi SLEEP DEALER won multiple awards at Sundance Film Festival and has been screened at the Berlin Film Festival, New York's Museum of Modern Art, and commercially in Europe and Japan, as well as the United States.