FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 – 9:15 PM
SUNDAY, AUGUST 4 – 3:30 PM
TCL CHINESE 6 THEATRES
Triquis is an indigenous community of about 25,000 living in the north western mountains of the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. In 2010, Sergio Ramirez, a middle age basketball coach, climbed up the Triquis mountains with a basketball under his arm and a single ambition; To build a basketball and academics program that will empower a generation of kids. The Triquis story of progress, peaceful independence battle and furious determination to succeed.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR(S)
Gabriel Noguez is a cinematographer born in México living in New York. He studied Film and New Media Art at UCLA.