14-20 November 2016

A Long Way from Home

Jay Rosenblatt

A Long Way from Home (Jay Rosenblatt)


A hand-processed celluloid invocation of Jesus’ last hours that hints at the relationship between the spirit and the flesh.


Jay Rosenblatt has been making films for more than 25 years. His work has been screened worldwide and won many awards. I Used To Be a Filmmaker (2003), I Just Wanted To Be Somebody (2006), The Darkness of Day (2009) and The Claustrum (2014) have all been screened at l'Alternativa, and When You Awake (2016) is competing in l'Alternativa Official this year.


  • Country United States
  • Year 2015
  • Format Digital
  • Running time 3 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language English
  • Subtitles Catalan
  • Producer Jay Rosenblatt
  • Photography John Turk, David Borengasser, Vanessa O'Neill
  • Editor Jay Rosenblatt
  • Music J. Robert Bradley


Visions du Réel (Switzerland) San Francisco International Film Festival (USA) Krakow Film Festival (Poland) Vila do Conde (Portugal) Dokufest (Kosovo)


Tuesday 15, 22.15 h — Hall CCCB Friday 18, 18.00 h — Hall CCCB Saturday 19, 20.30 h — Hall CCCB