Beneath the Trees

A film by Crystal Avila

This film was screened as a part of the 2018 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF21)

This short film preceded the feature Ukamau y Ké (That’s how It Is, and What!)


Beneath the Trees


USA, Documentary, 2017
20 min, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

With the help of an old still camera, a Mexican immigrant diagnosed with memory loss retraces his journey across the Arizona border with his granddaughter.

Regional Premiere

Print Source: Crystal Avila,