ABOUT EYE SPY LA
The local's Guide for events,
places to go, and things to do.
EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
CONTRIBUTING EDITORS:
Michele Hunter
Mark Share
Matt Share
Josh Herz





PUERTO RICAN FILM "JURAKÁN: NATION IN RESISTANCE"
Expired Event


Film in Downtown LA
Date(s): 05/17/2019
Day(s): Friday
Time(s): 7:30pm - 10:30pm
Address: 1200 N Alvarado St, Los Angeles, California 90026
Phone: 7872024462
Cost: $10

VIEW MAP
GO TO Website Link



TELL YOUR FRIENDS



Who is Puerto Rico? How did we get to this crisis? These are complicated questions with complex answers. Join us to watch the documentary Jurakán: Nation in Resistance and for a Q&A with the film creators.

Jurakán has been called: "A love letter to Puerto Rico" "A powerful documentary" "It helped me to understand myself as a puertorriqueńa" “The facts reach deep into your heart.”

Jurakán has played in 32 towns and cities to more than 10k people. Join us for the only screening of Jurakán at Sacramento.

Tickets available soon!
Trailer: https://youtu.be/N4yHSy6jttE
There will be a Q&A with the filmmakers after the screening.

Creator's Biography:
Jurakán: Nation in Resistance is Gonzalo Mazzini and Rosa Emmanuelli Gutierrez’s first full-length documentary. These young filmmakers born in México and Puerto Rico, respectively, have studied and been transformed by their experiences outside of their home-countries.

Gonzalo Mazzini, the director, studied film and communications. Rosa Emmanuelli Gutiérrez, the creative producer, studied sociology. The creator's studied at the University of Tampa, where they met.

When Mazzini visited Puerto Rico for the first time in 2013, he observed that this country’s flag always waved behind the U.S. flag, flaunting Puerto Rico’s colonial status. This status raised serious questions in his mind. Having lived in Puerto Rico for most of her life, Rosa was aware of the colonialism yet there were many historical gaps on a reality that had long ago settled on complicity.

Together they ventured on a journey to answer the daunting question, what does it mean to be Puerto Rican? Jurakán is the riveting result of their search for answers.

Rosa and Gonzalo are now working on two documentaries, one of them being Jurakán's sequel, that will document how communities take action in the face of colonialism, and the other one about the Mexican borders.



NOTE: It is always a good idea to verify date, time, location and other information prior to going.
Eye Spy LA is not responsible for the accuracy of this information.

Go To Website *** Get MAP ***






Follow Eye Spy LA
on TWITTER
WHAT'S NEARBY



DETAILS Restaurants
LANGER'S RESTAURANT

704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, Ca 90057 At 7Th Street Across From Macarthur Park And The Macarthur/Westlake Red Line Metro Station 213-483-8050 - Langer's Restaurant (Since 1947) Is Known For Their #19 Hot Pastrami Sandwich, Swiss Cheese And Cole Slaw. The Added Russian Style Dressing Is The Best. The Potato And/Or Meat Knish Is Outstanding. J More ....

DETAILS


Restaurants
THE ORIGINAL PANTRY CAFE

877 S Figueroa, Los Angeles 90017 213.972.9279 - This Is One Of L.A.'S Oldest Eateries And Is Currently Owned By Former Mayor Richard Riordan. It Serves Up Comfort Food 24/7 365 And Often Attracts A Long Line Of Waiting Patrons. Located Near The St ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Books
LOS ANGELES CENTRAL LIBRARY

630 W. Fifth Street, Los Angeles 90071 Use Pershing Square Or 7Th St. Red Line Metro Stations (213) 228-7000 - - From The Pershing Square Metro Station Walk Up 5Th Street To The Central Library. This Is The Main Library Of The Los Angeles Public Library System And Houses More Than Two Million Books. There Are A ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Museums
MOCA GRAND AVENUE

250 South Grand Ave., Los Angeles 90012 (213)626-6222 - - Architect Arata Isozaki Designed Moca Grand Avenue In 1986 With Classical Architecture And Los Angeles Popular Culture In Mind.​ Today This Location Hosts The Museum's Main Galleries, Lemonade Café ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Museums
EXPOSITION PARK MUSEUMS

Exposition Blvd And S Figueroa St Los Angeles Take The Exposition Blvd. Exit From The Harbor Fwy (110)Or Red Line To 7Th St. Station And Take The - Three Museums: Natural History, California Science Center And California African American, Plus The Rose Garden. Located Near Usc And The Coliseum. California Science Center & Imax Theater - Www.Casc More ....

DETAILS


Museums
CHINESE AMERICAN MUSEUM

425 N. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles 90012 213.626.5240 - - A Museum Dedicated To The Chinese American Experience And History. Located Inside The El Pueblo De Los Angeles Historical Monument Across From Union Station. Cam Is Housed Inside The Oldest Surviving ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Museums
JAPANESE AMERICAN NATIONAL MUSEUM

369 East First Street Los Angeles, Ca 90012 Little Tokyo In Downtown Los Angeles (213) 625-0414 - The Japanese American National Museum Is The Only Museum In The United States Dedicated To Sharing The Experience Of Americans Of Japanese Ancestry. The Museum Is Housed In A New 85,000 Square-Foot P
....

DETAILS


DETAILS Museums
USC FISHER GALLERY

823 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, Ca 90089-0292 Usc Fisher Gallery - Parking: Enter Campus At Exposition Blvd. And Watt Way. Inquire With Attendant (213) 740-4561 - Discover Art Spanning Five Centuries At Usc Fisher Gallery, The Museum Of The University Of Southern California And The First Museum Established In Los Angeles Devoted Exclusively To The Exhibition A More ....

DETAILS


Museums
THE GRAMMY MUSEUM

800 W. Olympic Blvd Los Angeles Ca La Live Entertainment Complex, Olympic And Figueroa 213.765.6800 - - The Grammy Museum Explores And Celebrates The Enduring Legacies Of All Forms Of Music; The Creative Process; The Art And Technology Of The Recording Process; And The History Of The Grammy® Awards, Th ....

DETAILS


Tours & Excursions
LA CONSERVANCY SATURDAY WALKING TOURS

213-623-2489 - The La Conservancy Conducts Tours Of Historic Areas Of Los Angeles On Saturdays. Tours Include Art Deco, The Biltmore Hotel, Angelino Heights And Broadway Theaters. You'll Learn About The History Fro ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Tours & Excursions
PERSHING SQUARE GUIDE

532 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, Ca 90013
(213) 473-5557 For Parking Info - - A Great Place To Walk Around And Explore In The Fall. Visit Grand Central Market, The Bradbury Building, Historic Movie Palaces Along Broadway, The Jewelry District, Gallery Row And The Old Bank Dist ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Tours & Excursions
EL PUEBLO DE LOS ANGELES AND OLVERA STREET

125 Paseo De La Plaza Los Angeles Ca Across Alameda St. From Union Station - - The Main Attraction Near Union Station Is The El Pueblo De Los Angeles Historic Park That Is Just Across The Street. The Plaza With Its Bandstand Is At The Center Of The Park. The Olvera Street Marke ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Transportation
UNION STATION

800 N. Alameda St. Los Angeles 90012 3,000 Park/Ride Lot Spaces (Parking Fee) Union Station - 8 Bike Rack Spaces/4 Locker Spaces. Gatewa - Even If You're Not Taking A Train Or Riding The Metro Red Or Gold Lines, Union Station Is An Historically And Architecturally Interesting Building Worth A Visit. Union Station/Transit Gateway Is The ....

DETAILS


DETAILS Transportation
CIVIC CENTER STATION - RED LINE METRO

101 S Hill St. Los Angeles 90013
- This Is The Red Line Subway Station Closest To The Music Center, Disney Hall And Moca - Exit Towards 1St Street. Exit The Station Towards Temple For Our Lady Of Angels Cathedral, City Hall And Other
....

DETAILS


DETAILS Transportation
7TH ST./METRO CENTER/JULIAN DIXON STATION - RED LINE & BLUE LINE METRO

660 S Figueroa St. Los Angeles 90017 - Downtown Los Angeles Financial District. Also The Transfer Point Between The Red Line (Downtown L.A. To North Hollywood) And The Blue Line (Downtown L.A. To Long Beach). The First Stop (Pico/Hearn) O
....

DETAILS







MONTHLY LA EVENTS CALENDAR




AUGUST LA Calendar
















ART THIS WEEK IN L.A.














Eye Spy LA ©2003-2018 all rights reserved