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Virtual Reality exhibit lets viewers experience Mexican migrants’ harrowing journey

by The Frame staff | The Frame

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An image from “Carne y Arena” (Flesh and Sand), Alejandro González Iñárritu's virtual reality experience at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Emmanuel Lubezki

Oscar-winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, the filmmaker behind "The Revenant" and "Birdman," has created an interactive experience that puts the viewer literally in the footsteps of border-crossing immigrants.

The film — “Carne y Arena” (Flesh and Sand) — debuted at the Cannes Film Festival and is currently being presented at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.  

Steven Cuevas of KQED’s The California Report took the virtual reality journey. Read more and listen to his story here.

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