about the movie

SANTOS–Skin to Skin is a film portrait of community activist and seven-time Grammy nominee John Santos, a “keeper of the Afro-Caribbean flame.” Rich in musical performances, Santos links the rhythms of his ancestors to contemporary struggles of identity and social justice.

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Cast & Crew

Kathryn Golden

/ Producer, Director & Editor

Ashley James

/ Producer & Director of Photography

Jorge Oliver

/ Co-Producer

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Screenings

THE 45TH MILL VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL 2022

AUDIENCE FAVORITE AWARD WINNER!

SFJAZZ

Sunday, Oct. 30th - 8pm - w/John Santos Sextet performance

SFJAZZ Ticket Information

CINEFIESTA/en el FESTIVAL de CINE EUROPEO

Friday, Nov. 4TH - 6:30PM - FINE ARTS MIRAMAR, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico

CINEFIESTA TICKET INFORMATION

FUTURE SCREENINGS TBA

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Searchlight Films Presents SANTOS - Skin to Skin
Featuring John Santos with THE JOHN SANTOS SEXTET
DR. JOHN CALLOWAY MARCO DIAZ SAUL SIERRA DAVID FLORES MELECIO MAGDALUYO
CINEMATOGRAPHY BY Ashley James EDITED BY Kathryn Golden
Directed by Kathryn Golden

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