UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, 18 September 2012 — Cuban video journalists Duniesky Canton Fernandez and Maria Elisa Perez address a group of Latin American specialists at the University of Maryland. Winners of a documentary competition sponsored by American University’s Center for Latin American and Latino Studies (CLALS) the Cubans are visiting the United States for the first time. Among other activities, the Cubans are screening the documentary they made about public housing in Havana. They made the documentary during a Backpack Video Journalism Workshop by Bill Gentile. (Photos by Bill Gentile.)
Below, Maria Elisa and Duniesky on the lawn at the University of Maryland.