Cinema Culturas : Dream Big, Dream in another Language

Topic:   Cinema Culturas  Film  Festival 2019,   Education,  Health,  Communities  Stories
Participants: Coney Martinez, PhD   Founder of Cinema Culturas
Segment: D Report
Broadcast Air Date: 09/27/19
Time: 5:15 PM (PST)
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Discussion Points

  • How do we tell the stories of the diaspora?
  • What is the role of cinema in our communities?
  • How does film make the talk about health and education more accessible?
  • How do we create platforms to hear the voice of the people?
  • What   kinds of stories do the people share?
  • How many languages can you use to dream?
  • Is Spanglish a language?
  • How do we recognize our communities as rightful language academies?
  • The UC Riverside medical school is a supporting partner of Cinema Culturas.
  • How do we give credit to different knowledge systems held by our communities that were achieved through their work and lived experiences?
  • What is the emotional, psychological and educational impact of seeing films in a language you recognize at home?
  • Película: Sueño  en otro idioma, por director Ernesto Contreras
  • How do you make the cinema accessible to more communities?
  • Our community stories as valuable   treasures.
  •  Cinema Culturas Film festival  Inland Empire 2019: Sueña  en grande, Sueño  en otro idioma  en otro idioma  October  7 to 12

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