CUBAN FOOD STORIES
OPENING RECEPTION: THURSDAY OCTOBER 11 | 6:30p
Join us for a celebration of Cuban cuisine, music and dance, featuring catering by Cali-N-Tito's and The National, live music by Beto Mendoza, and dancing with SalsAthens, as well as a visual art exhibit by U-Lead Athens Artists.
From the Executive Producers of JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI comes this unique
film about food, society and culture on the island of Cuba. After
a decade living in the United States, Asori Soto returns to his
homeland, exploring the present culinary landscape of his
homeland and providing a glimpse into what the future may hold. It is a
personal road trip adventure all around the island to discover the most
authentic tales behind the Cuban cuisine.
GUEST SPEAKER: Screening introduction by Dr. Melissa Perez Rhym, an Academic Support Specialist at Cedar
Shoals High School and Co-director of ULead Athens. The daughter of
Cuban immigrants, Melissa was raised in Miami, FL. and has lived in
Athens, GA for the last 15 years.
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