When: Fri., April 10, 5:30-8:30 p.m. 2020
Born in 1926 to Korean indentured servant parents in Cuba, Jeronimo joins the Cuban revolution and crosses paths with Fidel Castro and Che Guevara, before turning to his Korean roots and identity. The screening will be followed by a Q&A discussion with director Joseph Juhn. JERONIMO is Joseph’s first feature film and was selected at 12 film festivals around the world. Its theatrical release in Korea in November 2019 drew over 15,000 audiences nationwide and receiving one of the highest audience ratings in 2019. Co-presented by Oakland Asian Cultural Center and the Korean American Community Foundation of San Francisco (KACFSF).