WHAT: Rio Hondo College will host a Latinx Heritage Event featuring a showcase of Moctesuma Esparza’s 2006 HBO film, “Walkout,” which recounts the 1968 East L.A. student walkouts. Esparza, who was part of the walkout when he was a student, has produced such movies as “Selena,” “The Milagro Beanfield War” and “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.”
A Q&A with Esparza will follow the screening.
WHEN: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3
WHERE: Wray Theater, Rio Hondo College, 600 Workman Mill Road, Whittier
DETAILS: The Latinx Heritage Event coincides with Latinx Heritage Day. The event is part of a series of programs highlighting Latin American culture and communities at Rio Hondo College, including the SUR:biennial art show that runs through Friday, Oct. 13 at the Rio Hondo Gallery.