Adelante” shows the heart of Mexico beating strongly, just outside of Philadelphia, where Mexican newcomers are revitalizing a dying Irish-Catholic parish in Norristown, PA.
“A lively, uplifting documentary… an eye-opening view of how one parish successfully worked to ‘get everyone to come together.’ ”
"This portrayal of community-building captures with intimacy and hope the contemporary moment of ethnic succession."
- Philippe Bourgois, Professor of Anthropology and Family and Community Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Culture Unplugged Film Festival
PBS affiliate in Erie, PA
Thursday, January 29, 8 PM
PBS affiliate in Philadelphia, PA
Friday, February 20th, 10:30pm.
February 25, 2014
College of New Jersey
March 3, 2014