Documentaries About Latin America

LATIN AMERICA THROUGH THE EYES OF DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKERS   Rodrigo Reyes (USA/Mexico) Themes Border Issues, Hybrid Identities, Immigration and Migration Films: Memories Of The Future Purgatorio Natalia Almada (USA/Mexico) Everardo Gonzalez (Mexico) Ryan Suffern (USA/Guatemala) Pamela Yates (USA/Guatemala)

Indie Lens Pop-Up: National Bird

 FREE Thursday, April 20, 2017, 7 – 9 PmNational Bird follows the dramatic journey of whistleblowers who are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war. The tense and timely film, which had to be made in relative secrecy, gives rare insight into… Continue reading Indie Lens Pop-Up: National Bird


Simposio sobre cine y audiovisual de de la Asociación Argentina de Estudios sobre Cine y Audiovisual (AsAECA). 8 y 9 de agosto de 2017 en la ciudad de Tandil (Argentina). El evento está pensado como la antesala del VI Congreso de AsAECA que se realizará enmarzo de 2018. El simposio propone una dinámica flexible mediante… Continue reading Simposio

The Bad Kids

SOKA COMMUNITY CINEMA PRESENTS INDIE LENS POP-UP - THE BAD KIDSDate: 02.23.2017Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLocation: Pauling 216Located in an impoverished Mojave Desert community, Black Rock Continuation High School is an alternative school for students at risk of dropping out; Black Rock is their last chance. Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills,… Continue reading The Bad Kids

Inner Borderlines: Visions of America Through the Eyes of Alejandro Morales

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 7:00- 8:30 p.m. Pauling 216 Q&A with Professor and protagonist of Inner Borderlines Alejandro Morales (University of California, Irvine).     INNER BORDERLINES: VISIONS OF AMERICA THROUGH THE EYES OF ALEJANDRO MORALES   (72 min, English and Spanish, dir. Luis Mancha)   Inner Borderlines follows Alejandro Morales around Southern California as… Continue reading Inner Borderlines: Visions of America Through the Eyes of Alejandro Morales

SUA Community Cinema presents:

Tuesday October 4th, 2016 7:00- 8:30 Pauling 216Rodando en La Habana: bicycle stories(30 min, Spanish with English subs, dir. Santos and Hosek) Q&A with Professor and director Jennifer HosekWhen the Soviet Union fell, Cuba pedaled its way to independence--by bicycle. What has become of Havana's sole-powered communities born out of the need to move without petrol? Many… Continue reading SUA Community Cinema presents:

Indie Lens Pop-Up and SUA Community Cinema Presents:

Thursday, December 1st, 20167:00-8:30 p.m. Pauling 216MEET THE PATELSDirected by Ravi Patel and Geeta PatelMEET THE PATELS is a laugh-out-loud real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love triangle between the woman of his dreams ... and his parents. Filmed by Ravi’s sister in what started as a family… Continue reading Indie Lens Pop-Up and SUA Community Cinema Presents:

Upcoming Community Cinema Screenings 2016

January 21st In Football We Trust by Tony Vainuku and Erika Cohn In Football We Trust intimately follows four Polynesian high school football players in Utah struggling to overcome gang violence, family pressures, and poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of pro sports. The odds may be stacked… Continue reading Upcoming Community Cinema Screenings 2016