Home Is Somewhere Else

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Accessing the "American Dream" is still not possible for everyone, even less so for those from immigrant backgrounds: for undocumented youths, their hopes for the future coexist with permanent fear of possible deportation. This is a window inside the hearts and minds of these young dreamers, and the undocumented.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Home Is Somewhere Else

    Directed by: Carlos HAGERMAN, Jorge VILLALOBOS DE LA TORRE

    Country: USA, Mexico

    Year of production: 2022

    Running time: 01 h 27 min 15 s

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film contrechamp

    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Version: Version originale espagnole sous-titrée anglais

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Family, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Carlos HAGERMAN, Jorge VILLALOBOS DE LA TORRE

    Production: BRINCA ANIMATION STUDIO, SHINE GLOBAL, Carlos HAGERMAN, Alexandra BLANEY, Mariana MARIN, Guillermo RENDON RODRIGUEZ, Andrew HOUCHENS, Susan MACLAURY, Albie HECHT, Martha SOSA, Carolina COPPEL

    Artistic direction: Marec Fritzinger

    Storyboard: Alejandro Valle

    Animation: Andrea Mondragón, Sarah Páramo, Alejandro Caballero

    Music: Javier Alvarez

    Sound: Pablo Lach