The Bridge is a short documentary following the story of Jesenia and Luis, a binational couple separated by immigration laws in the US, and Ruben, a wedding officer in El Paso, as they embark on a personal journey towards the El Paso - Ciudad Juarez International Bridge. Focusing on universal subjects such as love, family, borders, migration and belonging, the film digs into the individual realities of the protagonists as well as their surroundings.
Directed for Topic Stories, the film premiered on Topic.com in September 2021
Directing and Producing: Jordi Ruiz Cirera
Cinematography: Ben Ingoldsby
Editing: Karen Antunes
Grading: Jesus Dominguez
Music: Christina Gaillard
Sound design and mixing: Pablo Betancourt and Marcos Cabal