Jurakán: Nación en Resistencia (Nation in Resistance)

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


Free Event

Jurakán: Nation in Resistance documents the historical struggle of Puerto Rico, a Caribbean nation that refuses to disappear. It is narrated by 40+ boricuas- artists, experts, politicians and activists- of different perspectives. The documentary has been praised by prominent Puerto Rican figures like Nelson Denis, Blanca Eró and Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez.

Post film discussion with the director, Gonzalo Mazzini, and the creative producer, Rosa Emmanuelli Gutiérrez. Together they ventured on a journey to answer the daunting question, what does it mean to be Puerto Rican? Jurakán is the riveting result of their search for answers. 1h 33m