The Family We Make – 2018
Friday, April 13, 3:30 PM
Lessons From Logan
Director: Sarah Kadish
Lessons from Logan utilizes found footage and interviews to explore the relationship between the filmmaker and her grandpa, as she grows older and learns that he wasn’t always a pillar in their family.
The Good Fight
Director: Ben Holman
Alan Duarte has lost nine close family members to gun violence in his favela community in Rio de Janeiro.
Director: Karin Argoud
Every student should have a place in High School where they can be free to be themselves.
Directors: Jared Callahan/Russell Sheaffer
As graduation nears, Santi struggles to reconcile his traditional, Christian, Mexican-American upbringing with his new life as an openly gay man.
Talk to My Son
Director: Sangsun Choi
Republic of Korea
Kyung-hee, a barista in South Korea, is a North Korean defector who left her son in China 13 years ago. With the help of a filmmaker, she records her voice for her son to explain the story of his birth and why she had to leave him.
Fighting Cuba’s Boxing Ban
Director: Ora Dekornfeld
In 2016, thirty-six female boxers competed at the Summer Olympics, despite the Cuban government’s ban on women competing in the sport.