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Labor of Love

Embarking on a journey to uncover the intricate tapestry of my ancestry, "Labor of Love" delves into the complex realms of memory and identity. The film is a poignant exploration of how spaces and places become etched into our collective consciousness, while also concealing fragments of indigenous knowledge within the labyrinth of personal history.

Inspired by the Black Diaspora in Costa Rica, the film intricately weaves together stories of resilience and hope, guided by the unwavering spirit of my mother's pursuit of socioeconomic progress. Through evocative vignettes and intimate recollections, "Labor of Love" transcends temporal boundaries, drawing the audience into the timeless rhythms of labor and love. At its core, the narrative is anchored by the corporeal memory encoded within our DNA, resonating with the ancestral wisdom embedded in our very being.

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