Esperanza del Corazón

Esperanza del Corazón (Hope of the Heart) captures the essence of the Los Cenzontles Cultural Arts Academy’s Dia de los Muertos event of 2023. Altar artist Marie-Astrid Do-Rodriguez reflects on the courage that hope requires while the musicians, dancers, and family members of the Los Cenzontles celebrate and remember loved ones lost. This four minute short film was shot and edited by Emmy Award winner Chris Brown.