Somos Un Pueblo Unido and CCA Present: American Dreams/Border Realities

elnortephoto 550x250SOMOS UN PUEBLO UNIDO AND CCA Present: American Dreams/Border Realities.

Stories from the Border with Gregory Nava, Bernardo Ruiz and Alex Rivera on November 7!

Call 982-1338 for more information and tickets!

A Day of Latino Cinema to Support Somos Un Pueblo Unido at the CCA.

The invaluable organization Somos Un Pueblo Unido is celebrating 20 years of organizing for worker and civil rights in New Mexico, and to honor the occasion and raise money for their work, the CCA will co-present “American Dreams/Border Realities,” a four-program film event on November 7.

The event includes screenings, with filmmakers in person, of three films: the award-winning THE HAND THAT FEEDS; Gregory Nava’s groundbreaking EL NORTE; the new and acclaimed Participant Media film KINGDOM OF SHADOWS, by award-winning documentary filmmaker Bernardo Ruiz. A reception and conversation with Nava, Ruiz and acclaimed filmmaker Alex Rivera will serve as a fundraiser for Somos and CCA.

11:00am* -  The Hand that Feeds plus Skype Q&A
2:00pm - El Norte plus Q&A with director Gregory Nava
5:30pm - Benefit reception and discussion: “Lessons from the Border”
7:00pm - Kingdom of Shadows plus Q&A with director Bernardo Ruiz

Films: $20 each
Reception: $50
All-day Pass (three films plus reception): $75
Call (505) 982-1338 or visit click here to purchase tickets and passes.

November 7