Directed by Laura Gauch
    Switzerland/USA | 6 minutes | World Premiere | Unbound Visions

A short film that explores what is lost through assimilation while reflecting on the challenges that come with immigration in the Latinx community in NYC.

film details

Director: Laura Gauch
Producers: Laura Gauch, Melissa Louis-Jacques
Screenwriter: Laura Gauch, Elisabet Velasquez
Cinematographers: John Zeng
Editor: Taj François
Music: Andréas Pfannenstill
Cast: Sheneeka Ocasio, Miriam Carrasquillo, Tatiana Cifuentes, William De Jesus Suarez, Nalani Carrasquillo, Brandon Melendez, Daniela Dipre, Meah Farlow, Mario Rodriguez, Terron Bazemore, Will Summers, Pahola Bustos, Melissa Louis-Jacques
Country: Switzerland/USA
Language: in English with English subtitles
Year: 2023
Running Time: 6 minutes
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Contact Email: lauragauch@hotmail.com
Website: https://www.lauragauch.com/the-ocean-is-closed-on-mondays

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