SHORTS OF RESISTANCE

Dirs. Jim Cricchi, John McCarthy, and Roddy Tabatabai | Documentary | U.S.A. | 2017, 2018 | 52 min.

Discussion to follow with director Jim Cricchi

These two short documentaries explore some of the most pressing political issues.
Aloha Aina Warrior highlights the stirring story of Dustin Barca, a surfer and MMA fighter who turns to politics to protect the island of Kauai from invasion by agrochemical companies.
Los Lecheros delves into the complex story of Wisconsin’s dairy industry, its farmers who vote against their own interests, and their undocumented immigrant workers grappling with fears of ICE raids and deportation.

Saturday, March 17, 4:30 p.m. - Chilmark School