Cry When it Happens (Llora Cuando Te Pase)

(Laida Lertxundi, 2010, 14 min)

Los Angeles City Hall is reflected onto the window of the Paradise Motel. It serves as an anchor for this traversal through the natural expanse of California. Here, we discover a restrained psychodrama of play, loss, and the transformation of everyday habitats. Music appears across the interiors and exteriors and speaks of limitlessness and longing. -LL

Filmmaker in Attendance, 16mm


Directed by Laida Lertxundi


Showing:

Thursday, March 21 12:00pm

Juror Presentation: Laida Lertxundi

Laida Lertxundi, originally from Bilbao, is a filmmaker, programmer and lecturer living and working in California. Her films, made with non-professional actors, evoke intimate spaces both external and internal and

Michigan Theater (Screening Room)