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Alberto García-Alix. The Shadow Line

  •   Nicolás Combarro
  •   Spain
  •   Documentary

Synopsis

“An introspective journey through pain.” –El Cine En La Sombra

Meet Alberto García-Alix, the tattooed, gravelly-voiced rebel of Spanish photography. In this artfully crafted documentary, García-Alix speaks directly to the audience, exposing the details of his drug-addled past and aesthetic obsessions-from snapshots of motorcycle riders to portraits of his himself and his community of outsiders. With raw intimacy and exquisite black-and-white cinematography, The Shadow Line is imbued with the spirit of its subject.

U.S. Premiere. Filmmakers scheduled to attend.

Special Guests

Scheduled to attend: Director Nicolás Combarro and producer Miguel Angel Delgado

Sponsor(s)

Logo: Expo Chicago

This event is co-organized with EXPO CHICAGO, as an official EXPO ART WEEK program.

EXPO CHICAGO (September 27–30, 2018) has established the city of Chicago as a preeminent art fair destination, opening the fall art season every September at historic Navy Pier. Now entering its seventh edition, EXPO CHICAGO presents artwork from over 3,000 artists from 135 leading galleries representing 27 countries and 63 international cities. The exposition offers a dynamic roster of programming including panel discussions, uniquely curated site-specific projects, cutting-edge film and new media work, curator-led tours, and special exhibitions by renowned institutions.

Cultural Partners

Spanish Embassy & Instituto Cervantes
Logo: Spain Arts & Culture 149x150Instituto CervantesLogo: Hilton Asmus Contemporary 240x75



Event Information

Friday, September 28, 2018
7:00pm

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  •   82 minutes
LOCATION
AMC River East 21
322 E Illinois St
Chicago, IL 60611 United States


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