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“Sugar” Film Screening & Live Podcast

August 12, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 | 7:30pm
(Doors at 7:00pm)
Little Theatre 1 (240 East Ave.)

Like many young men in the Dominican Republic, 19-year-old Miguel “Sugar” Santos (Algenis Perez Soto) dreams of winning a slot on an American baseball team. Indeed, his talents as a pitcher eventually land him a slot on a single-A team in Iowa, but culture shock, racism and other curveballs threaten to turn Sugar’s dream sour.

1 hr 55 mins | Drama | 2008 | USA | English
Rated R

Written and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck

The film will be immediately followed by a live podcast discussion about identity, the treatment of immigrants, and the American dream.

Details

Date:
August 12, 2022
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://thelittle.org/sugar/

Venue

Rochester
123 Street
Rochester, NY 14617
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Phone:
585-555-1212
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