UNSEENDirected by Set Hernandez
- Documentary Programs
- Documentary, Family, Human Rights, LGBTQIA+, Other, Social Issues
- English, Spanish
- 88 mins
- U.S. premiere
Open Captions and Audio Description
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A.
Filmmaker Set Hernandez makes their Feature Directorial debut with a profound multi-platform documentary that expands the audience experience of non-fiction storytelling. The film follows Pedro, an aspiring social worker who happens to be a blind, undocumented immigrant.
Through ambient sound and experimental cinematography, Hernandez effects a new truth-telling by visualizing to the audience what its like to be blind. It is an elevated example of how Cinema can build understanding.
Accessibility note: This film will have open captions and audio description available.
Writer: Set Hernandez, Daniel Chávez-Ontiveros, Pedro
Producer: Set Hernandez, Day Al-Mohamed, Félix Endara
Executive Producer: Diane Quon
Director of Photography: Set Hernandez
Additional Cinematography: Richard Hama
Editor: Daniel Chávez-Ontiveros, Set Hernandez
Composer: DeAndre James Allen-Toole
Sound Designer: IMRSV Sound
Original Song: Julie Yeeun Kim, produced and arranged by Brandon Jung