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Strawberry Picker Film Screening

October 10, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  |  Stevenson Event Center


The Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) Initiatives invites you to join a film screening event featuring Strawberry Picker produced by Inspira Studios. This special event has been organized in celebration and recognition of Latinx Heritage Month, and is cosponsored by The Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz.

Strawberry Picker is a short documentary depicting the life story of a little boy growing up in labor camps to become a world-class artist! The film provides a look at generations of struggle and resilience in the Chicano Art Community through the experiences of Watsonville-born and raised, Chicano Artist, Juan R. Fuentes.

Our special guests, Juan R. Fuentes and filmmakers, Maria Cano-Bonner and Eugenia Renteria, from Inspira Studios will join us in a panel discussion on the importance of Latinx representation in media and the arts, and the inspiration for their work.

Tuesday, October 10 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM

At Stevenson Event Center

Light refreshments will be provided!

Please RSVP if you plan to attend this event.

Visit the HSI Initiatives event webpage here.


October 10, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm