Academy Award®–Contending Collection—A Million Miles Away and Publish-Screening Dialog
Tue, 12/05/2023 – 12:09
LACMA members are invited to affix FILM at LACMA for a particular screening of A Million Miles Away adopted by a dialog with actor Michael Peña and director Alejandra Márquez Abella.
Impressed by the real-life story of NASA flight engineer José Hernández, A Million Miles Away follows him and his devoted household of proud migrant farm employees on a decades-long journey, from a rural village in Michoacán, Mexico, to the fields of the San Joaquin Valley, to greater than 200 miles above the Earth within the Worldwide Area Station. With the unwavering assist of his hardworking mother and father, family, and academics, José’s unrelenting drive and dedication culminate within the alternative to realize his seemingly unimaginable objective. Acclaimed author and director Alejandra Márquez Abella has created a stunning tribute to the loyalty and tenacity of the complete Hernández household, in addition to anybody who dares to dream.
Based mostly on the guide Reaching for the Stars: The Inspiring Story of a Migrant Farmworker Turned Astronaut by José Hernández.
Watch the official trailer.
You’ll obtain a hyperlink to view the movie on the occasion date.
This screening is hosted by Slipstream, a LACMA-approved third-party screening platform. In case you have not beforehand registered with Slipstream, you may be requested to offer a sound electronic mail handle and set a password to create an account.
LACMA members solely
-Mon, 12/18/2023 – 23:59
Picture credit score: Courtesy of Amazon MGM Studios