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Time: April 16, 2018 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Loria room 250, 190 York St., corner of Chapel St.
Street: Yale University
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://facebook.com/liffyyale/
Event Type: film
Organized By: Margherita A. Tortora
Latest Activity: on Monday
Not to be missed! International award-winning Argentina filmmaker next Monday at 7pm! ¡No se lo pierdan!
Monday, April16, 7pm (Loria room 250, 190 York St.)
Julia Solomonoff . Nadie nos mira (Nobody's Watching) (Argentina/USA, 2017. 102min)
Nico is a famous actor in Argentina, but in New York, nobody takes notice. After giving up a successful career in his home country for a chance to make it in the Big Apple, he needs to juggle bartending, babysitting and odd jobs to keep himself afloat. Starting from square one is hard in the city of dreams. With each role Nico takes on, he puts on a new persona in order to fit in. He performs the ideal bartender, the up-and-coming actor, the friend, the father figure. But when old friends from Buenos Aires come to visit, he needs to juggle the image of his old life with the reality of the struggling actor in New York City. In a moving depiction of this vibrant city, director Julia Solomonoff’s touching feature presents a portrait of immigrant solitude. Nico faces the difficulty of finding not only a home, but himself amidst the indifferent metropolis. Nobody’s Watching questions how we adjust when we lose our audience.—Frédéric Boyer
Q&A with Julia Solomonoff
If you missed this jewel that closed LIFFY 2017, now is your chance to see it and meet the filmmaker! An interview with Julia Solomonoff was featured on NPR with Diane Orson.