(Student Narrative)(Undergrad – Universidad del Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart University – San Juan, PR))
(2016) (Puerto Rico/United States)
Screening Block C All Ages Sat Feb 24 12PM
Andrés sells avocados around the neighborhood to save up money for a gift for his school crush, Mariela. During his journey he meets and old man whom he begins to create a bond with. Andrés proves that life takes unexpected turns.
Director: Jasmine Castañeda
Writers: Jasmine Castañeda, Alex G. Alicea & Andrea I. Avilés
Producer: Andrea I. Avilés
Born in San Francisco, CA of Puerto Rican and Guatemalan descent, Jasmine Castañeda moved to San Juan, PR at a young age where she grew up with a drive and passion for the arts. She is currently pursuing a BA in Film Production with a minor in Graphic Design at San Juan’s Universidad del Sagrado Corazón. In hopes of expanding her knowledge, Jasmine spent the Spring 2016 semester as an exchange student at the University of New Orleans where she produced and directed her first short documentary “The Market on Frenchmen”.