Ode to the Beans
Friday, May 15th 7 PM PST
FOLLOWED BY A Q&A WITH THE DIRECTOR
A literary and visual rendition of beans, “Ode to the Beans” merges a cooking recipe with archival footage of immigrants and fieldworkers.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR(S)
Karolina Esqueda is a writer, director and editor from Tijuana, Mexico. She graduated from UC Berkeley in 2018 with a degree in Media Studies. In 2019 she was a Bridges Fellow at the Bay Area Video Coalition, where she directed a video on the legacy of the Women’s Building of San Francisco. Karolina is currently a film mentor and is actively writing and creating stories. “Ode to the Beans” is her latest short film.