East Side Sushi

Date(s) - Thursday, April 16, 2015
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Admissions: Free
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center

the 23rd annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival
Poster Image for the 23rd annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival

  • U.S., 2014, 107 min. Drama
  • English, Spanish and Japanese w/English subtitles
  • Director: Anthony Lucero

After being forced to give up her fruit-vending cart, Juana secures a position as a kitchen assistant at a local Japanese restaurant. At work, she secretly observes the sushi chefs and eventually teaches herself to make a multitude of sushi. However, she quickly realizes she does not fit the conventional model of a sushi chef.

Poster: the 23rd annual UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival [PDF]

All audiences are welcome to join us at this event. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting us.

Contact Info

Name: Edith Tovar
Phone: 312-996-3095
Email: lcc@uic.edu


The UIC Chicago Latino Film Festival is presented in collaboration with the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago. We thank our sponsors: UIC Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos, Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services; and student organization co-sponsors Delta Xi Phi, Heritage Garden Student Group, Mexican Students de Aztlán, and Union for Puerto Rican Students.

UIC Latino Cultural Center

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