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Sleep Dealer

Saturday, October 30, 2021, 7:30 p.m., Dryden Theatre

For this screening, patrons must show proof of vaccination and wear masks. For more information, please see our Health & Safety page.

(Alex Rivera, US/Mexico 2008, 90 min., 35mm, English, Spanish w/subtitles)

In a near future of airtight international borders and militarized corporate warriors, an underground class of workers plug their nervous systems into a global computer network, becoming “cybraceros,” who manipulate robots from a distance. When a young Mexican man leaves his dying farm to become a “node worker” in the city, he stumbles across a sinister transmission that will pave the way for the cities of the future. Writer-director Alex Rivera’s prescient and socially committed work of science fiction won two prizes at the Sundance Film Festival. 

 

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