DEAD WHEN I GOT HERE

Mexico, United Kingdom 2015 – Director: Mark Aitken – Original language: Spanish – Subtitles: English

Once homeless, traumatised and addicted to drugs, Josué is now the manager of an asylum in the city of Juarez, Mexico. What keeps him going is the hope of finding his daughter again. A film that tells of life’s highs and lows in a style that is both poetic and direct.

Camera: Mark Aitken. Sound: Jonas Andreas Jensen, Mark Aitken. Editing: Sibila Estruch. Music: Mark Pilkington, David Knight. Production: Tacit Films. Producer: Mark Aitken. Length: 72 min.

#Politics and Society #Latin America

DOK.horizonte 2016
  • Sunday
    05/08/16
    21:30
    City 3
    English subtitles
  • Monday
    05/09/16
    19:00
    HFF - Kino 2
    English subtitles
  • Thursday
    05/12/16
    17:00
    Carl-Amery-Saal, Gasteig
    English subtitles, Q&A with Mark Aitken
  • Saturday
    05/14/16
    16:00
    HFF - Kino 1
    English subtitles, Q&A with Mark Aitken