SHORTS PROGRAM #3: DE TODO UN POCO
CIVIC PAVILLION AT CITY HALL PLAZA
OCTOBER 5 @ 3:00PM
Clinging to Air
After spending 25 years as a domestic worker, Edilsa faces the reality of unemployment in an era where all the rules seem to have changed.
Directed by Roberto Thomas-Diaz
Narrative, 14:24, Panama, 2023
Skilled – Anni’s Story
Directed by Julio Palacio
SKILLED is a series of films with a fresh look at today’s skilled trade workforce through the eyes of inspiring individuals who break the mold, while pursuing the careers of their dreams. In this film, we follow Anni, a top film gaffer in Mexico City who first discovered her love of lighting while working as a set cleaner.
Documentary, 11:12, USA/Mexico, 2023
My Puerto Rico: The Coffee
Directed by Pedro de León
Chef Manolo López sits down with three coffee makers from Puerto Rico to discuss the history, current climate and challenges they face to keep the local coffee tradition alive.
Documentary, 13:05, Puerto Rico, 2023
The Kill Floor
Directed by Carlos Avila
When the Covid-19 pandemic engulfs a meatpacking plant in his rural hometown, a young Latinx reporter returns to uncover the urgent and deadly circumstances threatening the plant’s workers – including his father.
Narrative, 27:00, USA, 2023
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