Double Cultura

Directed by

Yessenia Sanchez

9 mins

Friday, November 19, 2021

6:00 PM

BRIC

As the only English speaker of the house, twelve year old Marisol takes on the overwhelming responsibility of being her immigrant mothers translator.

About the Filmmaker

Yessenia is a Mexican-American filmmaker originally from Northern California. She specializes in editing as well as writing, producing and other aspects of post-production. Most of her current work focuses on the intersectionality of Latine/x experiences and highlighting overlooked moments of life from marginalized communities. Overall, Yessenia hopes her work sparks conversations as well as curiosity amongst viewers.