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East Side Sushi Film Screening at Friday Night In

October 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with a Friday Night In Film.  Join Karen to watch EAST SIDE SUSHI.
This critically acclaimed indie favorite was the winner of awards at 9 different film festivals, including Best Narrative Feature at SF Indie Fest.
Single mom Juana can slice and dice anything with great speed and precision. After working at a fruit-vending cart for years, she decides to take a job at a local Japanese restaurant. Intrigued by the food, she learns to make a multitude of sushi on her own. Eventually, she attempts to become a sushi chef but is unable to because she is the ‘wrong’ race and gender. Against all odds, she embarks on a journey of self-discovery, determined to not let anyone stop her from achieving her dream.
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Discussion of the movie to follow.
This film is in English. and is 107 minutes long.
You can join the zoom gathering at https://bit.ly/film10-8 and watch the shared screen or watch on your own through Kanopy and join the discussion following the film.

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Date:
October 8
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://bit.ly/film10-8