El Inmigrante

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El Inmigrante
El Inmigrante FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by David and John Eckenrode
John Sheedy
Written by John Eckenrdoe
Starring Jewel Robinson
Release date
  • 2005 (2005)
Running time
90 minutes
Country United States
Language Spanish
Budget US$ 45,000

El Inmigrante ("The Immigrant") is a 2005 documentary directed and written by brothers David and John Eckenrode along with John Sheedy, about immigrant deaths along the U.S.-Mexico border. The film documents the story of the fatal encounter between Mexican migrant Eusebio de Haro Espinosa and elderly Texan Sam Blackwood, close to Blackwood’s property near the international border.



The film won the award of Best Documentary Film at the 2007 Byron Bay International Film Festival.

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