Assistant Editor: Alton Walpole
Sound Recordists: James Blue (Mexico), Michael Becker (Arizona)
Made with the support of The New Mexico Arts Commission, The National Endowment for the Arts, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Parish Witness Program, American Baptist Churches
El otro lado was shot in the citrus groves of Maricopa County, a large agricultural area close to Phoenix. It features the Garey Family. Lyon traveled to Mexico to film the family in its, home. The illegal crossing of the border was a reenactment, using illegal workers to play an illegal entry into the United States.