Ecuadorian movie night: Con mi corazón en Yambo (2011)

Con_mi_corazon_en_YamboSunday May 1st 2016, Ecuadorian movie night: With My Heart in Yambo (Original title: Con mi corazón en Yambo) from María Fernanda Restrep, 2011, 135 minutes, in Spanish with English subtitles. Door opens at 8pm, film begins at 9pm. Donations welcome to raise funds for the victims of the earthquake in Ecuador of April 16th.

This award winning documentary tells the story of the Restrepo brothers from the point of view of her sister, who directs the film. The Restrepo brothers were kidnaped and killed by the Ecuadorian police, and this was the beginning of a struggle for their family that became the most iconic case of human rights in Ecuador in recent times. This documentary is a story about pain, faith, family and about never surrendering to any injustice, because as the Restrepo’s family has prove, this persistence can change everything.


On Thursday May 5th, benefit voku, Ecuadorian dinner in support of the victims of the earthquake in Ecuador with a concert with Charo Durán. Event starts at 7pm. No reservation.

Film night at Joe’s Garage, cozy cinema! Doors open at 8pm, film begins at 9pm, free entrance. You want to play a movie, let us know: joe [at] squat [dot] net