Ruben Blades Is Not My Name

Abner Benaim, 2018, Panama, 85 mins.

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Critically acclaimed director Abner Benaim takes us on a journey through Ruben’s 50-year career, revealing that Ruben still has both musical and political ambitions.

A Q&A with the filmmaker will follow the screening.

Preceded by:
My Discovery
Baba Crowder, USA, 2013, 10:50
Produced by Kemi Jackson through Scribe’s Documentary History Project for Youth Program. A glimpse into the life and legacy of Master Drummer Baba Crowder (1930-2012).

This screening and forum is supported by The Philadelphia Latino Film Festival, Scribe Video Center, Penn Latin American & Latino Studies Program, Penn Cinema Studies Program, and Village of Arts & Humanities