THE BROTHER FROM ANOTHER PLANET

1984, USA

John Sayles

Set in Harlem, New York, this comedy recounts the story of an alien with the appearance of a Black human who is chased by outer-space bounty hunters. Discovering the life and habits of humans, this mute Brother from another planet tries to communicate without any language, placing himself in the situation of immigrants in the US as well as facing the social injustices of the Black community.

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Section: Retrospective
Country: USA
Director: John Sayles
Language: englische OF
Running time: 108min

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Screenings

Date
Time
Location
25.05.2022
9.40 PM
Leokino 1
ALIENS FROM THE HOOD (RETROSPEKTIVE/RETROSPECTIVE)