SCREENING, DRIVE-IN PRESENTATION
The Last Out
Friday, Aug 14, 2020 at 7:30 pm
Queens Drive-In, on the grounds of the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, is located at 47-01 111th Street, Corona, New York 11368
Followed by a conversation with directors Sami Khan, Michael Gassert, and star Happy Oliveros
Dirs. Sami Khan, Michael Gassert. Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, US, Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, 2019, 84 mins. Three young Cuban baseball players leave their families and risk exile to train in Central America and chase their dreams of playing in the Major Leagues. Filmed over more than four years, The Last Out tells the very human story of people caught between countries who want nothing more than to make a better life for their families.
With director Rafael Alvarado in person
First They Came For My Mother
Dir. Rafael Alvarado Martin. US, 2019, 7 mins. Two daughters seek help from their neighbors after their mother is arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
Starting at $35 per car (up to 5 passengers per car). Members of the presenting organizations will receive a 15% discount. Order tickets online. Learn more about membership and join here. Doors will open each night around 7:30 p.m., events will begin at 8:30 p.m. and end by 11:00 p.m.