“In this propaganda age, when some media outlets superimpose their own ideologies on stories… This thoughtful film is a welcome antidote.”

“The film is visually glorious.”  – The Hollywood Reporter

“Powerful and enlightening.” – The Washington Times


*Funding provided by ITVS, Latino Public Broadcasting, Firelight and The Jerome Foundation
*Selected for the Firelight Producer’s Lab
*Selected as one of ten films for the Film Independent Documentary Lab
*Winner of the Tribeca Film Institute Creative Promise Award

Farewell Ferris Wheel spends six years exploring the the H-2B seasonal work visa through the lens of the American Carnival and a Mexican town that provides one third of the carnival’s labor.

Director/Co-Producer/Cinematographer: Miguel “M.i.G.” Martinez
Director/Producer/Cinematographer: Jamie Sisley
Editors: Eugene Yi & Carla Gutierrez

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