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we are in it


Yehuda Sharim Writer and Filmmaker

  • Added 4 years ago to OS XIV 2016

    We are in it features visceral scenes from the everyday lives of Karla, Serges, Hussein, Nancy and Tutu.

    For all of them, Houston is their common space of struggle, pleasure, and shelter.

    For them, Houston is a second, third or even fourth city of residence, both home and metropolis of hostility.

    Here, they are safe, restless, part of a diaspora that struggles to find meaning beyond labels of foreigner, immigrant, undocumented, alien, and refugee.