"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."
— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project
OAKLAND– Join a very special screening of SANSÓN and ME at The New Parkway Theater in Oakland on June 27, at 7pm.
Hosted by the Berkeley Film Foundation, the event will feature a post-film discussion with Alameda County Public Defender, Brendon Woods, together with Susan Bustamante from the Drop LWOP Coalition.
SANSÓN AND ME (2022), Directed by Rodrigo Reyes
Tuesday, June 27, 2023, at 7-8:30 pm
Location: The New Parkway Theater | 474 24th Street | Oakland, CA 94612
Filmmaker Rodrigo Reyes re-creates the life of a young man named Sansón, an undocumented immigrant from coastal Mexico who is serving a life sentence for murder in California.
For more information and tickets, visit this link.
This project is supported by a California Documentary Project Grant.