Documentary: THE LAST AMERICAN SHOEMAKER

The Last American Shoemaker is the story of Luis Ruales, an Ecuadorian immigrant, who has served his community as the cobbler for 40 years, and now faces obstacles and challenges of globalization Its a journey into the heart and mind of man who has lived the American Dream in the small American town of Roselle New Jersey just 20 miles from New York City.

In particular, the film will follow Luis as he serves customers, performs repairs, and reveals his doubts about his profession, and his ability/desire to retire.

The Last American Shoemaker is directed by Joseph Anthony Eulo, an independent storyteller and freelance filmmaker working and studying in the Greater New York City Area.

Screening:
- Tuesday September 16 at 6.30pm