SHORT DOCS PROGRAM
RUN THE METER
Short Documentary | USA | 38 Min.
Directed by: Rebecca Blandon
In a time when their livelihood is threatened by the proliferation of app cars roaming the streets, New York Citys yellow taxi drivers are driven to do whatever it takes to cope with the unexpected turn after decades of riding their own American Dream.
NOWHERE BASTARDS / BASTARDOS DESTERRADOS
Short Documentary | Mexico | 11 Min.
Directed by: Mario González Jiménez
The story of three Mexican rappers in their respective journeys as independent artists, and the harsh life conditions and cultural baggage that ultimately led them to hip-hop as both a type of catharsis as well as a way to represent their communities.
LA PERLA AFTER MARIA
Short Documentary | Puerto Rico | 22 Min.
Directed by: Clari de Pilar Lewis
Three months after a devastating hurricane hits their island, a small Puerto Rican community remembers the worst event of their lives and recall finding the courage to go on, led by a newfound community bond.
Julia de Burgos Performance & Arts Center (View)
1680 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10029
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