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FRUITS OF LABOR (78 Mins, 2021)
Screening + Discussion with Director Emily Cohen Ibañez
FRIDAY | OCTOBER 22 | 4-6 PM
REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT: https://nyu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eo0chXCeRN-Y5YhXPhRlxA
Award-winning documentary Fruits of Labor features a Mexican-American teen who dreams of graduating high school amidst increased ICE raids, threatening to separate her family. Forced to become the breadwinner, she works long days in the strawberry fields of central California’s coast and night shifts at a food processing factory. Post-screening discussion: filmmaker EMILY COHEN IBAÑEZ with DIANA TAYLOR (Depts. of Spanish and Portuguese & Performance Studies.) and JOSEFINA SALDAÑA-PORTILLO (Dept. of Social & Cultural Analysis).
CO-SPONSORS: CENTER FOR LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN STUDIES, CINEMA STUDIES, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL & CULTURAL ANALYSISThis event is free and open to the public but registration is required.
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