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Duty Free
IFC Center
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 2:15 PM
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Admission General Admission - $12.00
Admission Senior - $10.00
Admission Child - $10.00

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After a 75 year-old immigrant mother gets fired without cause from her lifelong job as a hotel housekeeper, her son takes her on a bucket-list adventure to reclaim her life. As she struggles to find work, he documents a journey that uncovers the economic insecurity shaping not only her future, but that of an entire generation.

All screenings of DUTY FREE feature an exclusive video introduction from director Sian-Pierre Regis and subject Rebecca Danigelis.

Included with the IFC Center At Home screening ticket is an exclusive pre-recorded Q&A with director Sian-Pierre Regis and subject Rebecca Danigelis, immediately following the film. Additionally, IFC Center At Home presentations of DUTY FREE screen with the short film MARQUEE (2013, 4 min, dir. Joe Stankus): a lyrical black-and-white visit with now-retired logtime IFC Center usher Larry Alaimo as he changes the letters on the theater’s iconic marquee and reminisces about a life at the movies.

Film Details
Running Time:71
Director:Sian-Pierre Regis
Producer:Meredith Chin
Editor:Mitra Bonshahi
Assistive Listening
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Pull Quote:"Warm, personal, beautifully structured and socially relevant."
Publication:The Hollywood Reporter