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Saturday, March 11
4:00 PM
Special Event

POSTPONED – Watsonville Film Festival & Kuumbwa Jazz Present ‘Santos: Skin to Skin’ at the Henry J. Mello Center

All Ages
DUE TO WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Enjoy this film portrait of community activist and seven-time Grammy nominee John Santos, a “keeper of the Afro-Caribbean flame.” Rich in musical performances, Santos: Skin to Skin links the rhythms of his ancestors to contemporary struggles of identity and social justice. Post-screening discussion with director Kathryn Golden and producer Ashley James. Plus, premiere of the short Living in Exile: Carlos Mejía Godoy by local filmmaker Jon Silver.

Disfruten de este largometraje sobre el activista comunitario y siete veces nominado al Grammy, John Santos. Un “guardián de la llama afrocaribeña”. Rico en actuaciones musicales, la película Santos: Skin to Skin vincula los ritmos de sus antepasados con las luchas contemporáneas por la identidad y la justicia social. Contaremos con una discusión después de la proyección con la directora Kathryn Golden y el productor Ashley James. Ademas, estreno del corto Living in Exile: Carlos Mejía Godoy, del cineasta local Jon Silver.

The Watsonville Film Festival highlights Latinx filmmakers and stories that illuminate our shared humanity and inspire positive change.

Watsonville Film Festival Website


Henry J. Mello Center for the Performing Arts
250 E Beach St
Watsonville, CA 95076 United States
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