USA v SCOTT

2020 Official Selection: Shorts

New York Premiere

SHORT | United States | 16 MINUTES |

USA V SCOTT

Documentary, Politics, Journalism

When an Arizona resident is charged with three felony counts and faces a 20-year prison sentence for helping migrants, his community grapples with moral questions posed by his arrest.



Playing in: Choose Your Battles

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Sun June 20 - 5:30 PM
Walter Gladwin Park
DATE PASSED

Bring your own blankets or chairs to relax in our socially distanced pods!

Line will be formed at Arthur Avenue and East 176th Street. Street parking will be best for this location. We may have select spots at E. 176th. 

BOROUGH TO BOROUGH SCREENINGS
The following items and actions are prohibited from the park: alcohol, audio recording devices, bicycles or scooters, chains or chain wallets, cameras larger than point-and-shoot (if you can remove the lens, don’t bring it), drones, fireworks, flags, Frisbees, illegal drugs or paraphernalia, laser pens or similar focused light, lighters, matches, musical instruments, pets or animals, selfie sticks, skateboards, vapes, smoking devices, sports balls, tents, tripods, umbrellas, unlicensed vending of any kind, weapons, video recording equipment, water squirt guns.


CAST & CREDITS

Directed by Ora DeKornfeld and Isabel Castro

Ora DeKornfeld is an Emmy®-winning video journalist and filmmaker based in Mexico City. Isabel Castro is an Emmy®-nominated, award-winning Mexican-American documentary filmmaker. Ora and Isabel collaborated on projects for The New York Times, Netflix, Univision and Participant Media. Rooted in a journalistic tradition, they're passionate about cinematic nonfiction storytelling.

Director
Isabel Castro Ora DeKornfeld
Producer
Ora DeKornfeld
Cinematographer
Ora DeKornfeldv
Composer
Zubin Hensler
Editor
Ora DeKornfeld
Co-Producer
Isabel Castro
Sound Design
Thania Sosa
Assistant Editor
Fernando Maganda
Additional Editing
Jorge Marquez
Colorist
Rafa Rivera