The Cinema of Immigration

Part of a 10-week series exploring the immigrant experience in the U.S., the Queens Museum of Art presents A Better Life, a 2011 film directed by Chris Weitz. Mexican actor Demian Bichir received an Oscar nomination for his performance as a gardener in East LA who struggles to protect his son from gangs and immigration agents. Mark Ethan, an Actors Studio member who has been presenting this series since 1998, introduces the movie and leads a discussion afterwards. Free., 718.592.9700.


Thursday, May 16, 2013
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Flushing Meadows-Corona Park,