Directed By: Daniel Sawka

September 25, 2018 / English Spanish / 88 min

Fleeing gang violence in his native Honduras, young Óscar, played by Anthony Gonzalez (Coco), is caught at the US border and forced to navigate for himself the immigration system. This film could not be more timely in its examination of the difficult decisions and realities faced by asylum seekers. 

Listen to a preview of the film on the IC podcast, “From the Booth”:

Don’t miss the post-screening discussion of Icebox by Prof. Carolina Núñez (Law School) following the Thursday (19 Sept.)  5pm screening. The post-screening discussion will begin about 6.45pm after the film ends.

For an analysis of the film, listen to the IC podcast, “From the Booth” F19 Episode 4.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2019 Fall