Film, Past

East of Salinas


Due to the inclement weather, we have rescheduled our screening for Monday, March 27th, 2 weeks from today!

Join Films On Purpose and Neighbors Link Link and for a free screening of East of Salinas, a deeply moving documentary about a young boy and his teacher – both the sons of migrant workers – who are striving to build a better future.

Reception at 6 pm, film screening at 7 pm at the Pleasantville Presbyterian Church 400 Bedford Road, Pleasantville.

A panel discussion will follow the screening.

Registration is requested but not required:

At this event we are collecting new and gently-used practical clothing and shoes for donation to migrants arriving at the Port Authority in New York City.

Films on Purpose co-founder Andrea Garbarini is working with  (a Grannies Respond / Abuelas Responden, Inc. group) to distribute the clothing.