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The Infiltrators

Directed by: ALEX RIVERA & CRISTINA IBARRA | 2020 | 1h 35m | Unrated | In English & Spanish w/ English Subtitles

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OPENED ON 5/1/20
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THE INFILTRATORS is a docu-thriller that tells the true story of a rag-tag group of undocumented youth – Dreamers – deliberately getting detained by Border Patrol in order to infiltrate a shadowy, for-profit detention center… Marco and Viri are members of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance, a group of radical DREAMers who are on a mission to stop unjust deportations. And the best place to stop deportations, they believe, is in detention. However, when Marco and Viri attempt a daring reverse ‘prison break,’ things don’t go according to plan. By weaving together documentary footage of the real infiltrators with re-enactments of the events inside the detention center, THE INFILTRATORS tells an incredible and thrilling true story in a genre-defying new cinematic language.

“The docu-thriller’s experimental approach makes for a compelling watch.”

“A doc mixing interviews, real-time action and reenactment in exciting ways, Alex Rivera and Cristina Ibarra’s THE INFILTRATORS tells a true story so inspiring it’s a wonder it isn’t better known.”

“An innovative blend of documentary and stages scenes, directors Alex Rivera and Cristina Ibarra’s urgent movie personalizes the undocumented struggle.”

“Delivers an encouraging example of the power of a united people, and it opens a window into the abuses and inhumane separations that are carried out under the guise of protecting the nation.”