Libre / U.S.A.
Director/Producer: Anna Barsan

For detained immigrants who can’t pay their bond, for-profit companies like Libre by Nexus offer a path to reunite with their families. But for many, the reality is much more complicated. “Libre” sheds light on one of many hidden costs of reunification for immigrant families.

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The New Yorker write-up

Screenings:
Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT; 2019
HotDocs Film Festival, Toronto, Canada; 2019
Houston Latino Film Festival, TX; 2019
Annapolis Fim Festival, MD; 2019
Camden International Film Festival, Camden, ME; 2018
Los Angeles Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA; 2018
Rooftop Films Summer Series, 2018
UnionDocs, Brooklyn, NY; 2018
NBC Meet the Press Film Festival, Washington DC; 2018
Wandering Reel Film Festival, 2018 - *Winner: Social Impact Award



©2019 Anna Barsan