|Multimedia, bilingual Dream... docu-poem with the farm worker experience as its roots
will open inUC Berkeleys Boalt Hall 2-8 pm, November 3 in conjunction with a 3-day
conference on the Central Valley sponsored by the Center for Social Justice.
Dream.. is a highly charged call to community empowerment through organizing on a
broad range of social justice issues.
More details here.
November 4 Dream... will be open 8 am-8 pm and November 5, 8 am-1 pm.
Special openings for classes and community groups may be made after that by calling Elfie
Dream... displays 106 large black and white photos, none smaller than 40, the
largest, above, 5.5 x 8. Also included are short organizing docu-poem videos, music,
even smellavision simulated pesticide odor in a tiny room showing video of farm
workers being sprayed with pesticides.
All photos and videos are by George Elfie Ballis, a cutting edge movement
photographer-film maker and organizer for over 50 years. At 80, Elfie is Americas
oldest movement media activist, working with many men and women young enough
to be his grand children. Elfie is based in SunMt, a green living demonstration center.
See some of his recent productions Click here and here.
SunMt web site here.
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