Reims Polar
4th thriller film festival

Upon Entry

Alejandro Rojas & Juan Sebastián Vásquez


Diego, a Venezuelan urbanist, and Elena, a contemporary dancer from Barcelona, move to the United States with their approved visas to start a new life. Upon their arrival at Newark airport’s immigration area, the couple will be unexpectedly held and subjected to a psychologically grueling interrogation by border agents…


  • Directors
    Alejandro Rojas & Juan Sebastián Vásquez
  • Production
    Carles Torras, Carlos Juárez, Xosé Zapata, Sergio Adrià & Alba Sotorra
  • Script
    Alejandro Rojas & Juan Sebastián Vásquez
  • Cinematography
    Juan Sebastián Vásquez
  • Editing
    Emanuele Tiziani


  • Alberto Ammann
  • Bruna Cusi
  • Ben Temple
  • Laura Gómez


  • Origin
  • Year
  • Duration
  • Languages
    Spanish, English & Catalan
    with French subtitles

World Sales


+33 9 84 10 27 84

Alejandro Rojas & Juan Sebastián Vasquez

Born in 1976 in Caracas, Venezuela, Alejandro Rojas directed several documentaries about cinema for television such as Wise Words or Actor/Director: About Expectations, as well as numerous trailers and campaigns. He also worked as film journalist.

Born in 1981 in Caracas, Juan Sebastián Vasquez worked as a director of photography on several commercials and films such as Callback (2016) and The Paramedic (2020), both directed by Carles Torras. In 2022, he directed with Alejandro Rojas their feature debut Upon Entry.


  • 2023
    Upon Entry

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