SFSU Latina/Latino Department
FEBRUARY 12, 20190
1:00 to 3:00 pm
1600 Holloway ave.
College of Ethnic Studies Conference Room (EP 116,) SFSU Campus.
**FREE EVENT WITH RSVP**
Everything is Incredible
EVERYTHING IS INCREDIBLE tells the story of Agustin, a Honduran man born into poverty and living with the debilitating effects of polio in the small mountain town of Siquatepeque, Honduras. Since 1958, he has been building a helicopter from miscellaneous materials, including bicycle parts, rebar, and wood. Agustin's project is admired by some members of his community and scoffed at by others. His story reveals his imagination, creativity, and perseverance.
This personal documentary examines whether racism exists in the deaf community, told from Rinkoo's personal background and perspective.
The Right to be Rescued
The Right to Be Rescued is a short documentary about the impact of natural disasters on people with disabilities. This documentary tells the story of those disabled people left behind in Hurricane Katrina and what New Orleans and other cities are doing to make sure it never happens again.
In Crystal Skin
In Bogotá, Colombia, a charismatic eleven-year-old named Maria lives with the limitations imposed by a rare skin disease. Her fierce bond with her mother is tested and strengthened as they struggle to preserve Maria’s swiftly passing childhood.
A true story about desire and the arousal of taboo on a BART train.