Mael Vizcarra

Mael Vizcarra is a filmmaker and anthropologist from Tijuana, Mexico. She has a doctorate in Interdisciplinary Studies from the Institute of Liberal Arts at Emory University. She studies the everyday life of working-class people along the Mexico-U.S. border through filmmaking. Her most recent documentary, La Línea, focuses on the day-to-day work of street vendors at the border checkpoint of San Ysidro in Tijuana.