Interview with Alejandro Rojo ja Sebastián Vázquez, the directors of “Upon Entry”, interviewer Malaika Bova
"It's basically a relationship, like we have a son or a daughter which is the movie." - Sebastian Vazquez
It's an engaging drama about secrets, relationships, bureaucracy and the immigration policies in the USA. Elena from Barcelona and Diego from Caracas have gone through a lot to finally achieve the American dream. Only after reaching the USA do they find out that there is one more interview to go through, which turns into an interrogation that puts the couple's trust and future together in serious doubt.
Alejandro Rojo has directed, written and edited feature length documentaries about the cinema for television as well as numerous trailers, promos and campaigns. As a film journalist, he has covered international film festivals such as Cannes, Venice, Toronto, Sundance and Berlin. Juan Sebastián Vázquez began his career as a copy-producer for HBO Latin America Group. Since then, he has worked in the field of cinematography. He has worked on productions like: "Terrados" (2011), "Ahora No Puedo" (2011) and "Open 24h" (2011). As a director of photography he has participated in two feature films: "Callback" (2017) and "The Paramedic" (2020), a Netflix original film.