A Night at the Shelter

A Night at the Shelter

United States, 14min 55sec

Filmmaker: Robert Belinoff

Synopsis:

Around 5 PM every evening buses start arriving at a former prison on the high barren mesa 20 miles west of Albuquerque. The Westside Emergency Shelter will sleep 400 homeless men, women and children tonight. And buses will take them back to the city in the morning, It is a place of unsuspecting beauty, grace and grit. This film spends 2 days and a night there.