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

WEST COAST PREMIERE!

MILL VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL

Saturday, Oct. 8th - 5:15pm - Sequoia 2 - w/John Santos Sextet performance following

Friday, Oct. 14th - 7pm - BAMPFA, Berkeley

Sunday, Oct. 16th - 4pm - Roxie Cinema, San Francisco

Mill Valley Film Festival Ticket Information

SFJAZZ

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

SFJAZZ Ticket Information

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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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