Foreign Parts (Film)

John Paul Sniadecki (Cinematographer), Véréna Paravel (Cinematographer)

Research output: Non-textual formDocumentary/Film/TV


John P.Sniadecki and Véréna Paravel, Cinematographers.

Museum of Modern Art, New York, permanent collection.
Distributed by Kino Lorber and Centre National du Cinema.

Foreign Parts is a revealing and tender portrait of Willets Point, Queens, that captures the many roads the American dream has taken. Its theatrical release began at the Museum of Modern Art and has been featured in the New York Times as A.O. Scott’s Critics Pick.

Selected Screenings:

Locarno International Film Festival (winner of “Best First Feature” Golden Leopard and “Special Jury Prize” Silver Leopard)
DocsBarcelona (winner: “Best Film” award)
Punto de Vista International Film Festival (winner: “Grand Prize” award)
Festival dei Popoli (winner: “Best Ethno-Anthropological Film” award)
Whitney Biennale (invited artist)
New York Film Festival
Vancouver International Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival
San Francisco International Film Festival
Ann Arbor Film Festival
True/False Film Festival
Cinema du Reel International Film Festival
Vienna International Film Festival
Filmfest Hamburg
Original languageEnglish (US)
Media of outputFilm
Size80 min
StatePublished - 2010


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