Stories Of Us
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Uptown Cinema 2
ADULT: $13 | YOUTH: $12 | GROUP: $11
The lives we live make for the best stories. This documentary screening highlights real stories around our globe and the peculiar, poignant lives that people live. From sisters growing a deep bond despite their differences, to a young woman reflecting on her childhood as she prepares for adulthood, and a 97 year old woman reinventing herself as a death metal singer. Spoiler alert: its never too late to follow your dreams!
Ashley Martinez - 18, Caleb Garrett - 19
Passionfruit is about Roland, am avocado farmer with a passion for agriculture, the environment and the world around him. He is faced with a physical disability that forced him to work diligently to continue pursuing what he loves.
Nicholas della Cava - 17
On the eve of a 1,000-mile race across the American West, multiple Olympic medalist and Italian expat Dorina Vaccaroni reflects on what drives her, the value of pain, and the challenge and virtue of being a woman who chooses to live a solitary life focused on her sport.
Nina Vallado - 22
Nina and Lisa are sisters destined to be the best of friends, but with Lisa's diagnosis of autism, their relationship undergoes challenges and changes. Nina and Lisa go on a journey to find connection and friendship despite limited ability to communicate.