We Tell Our Stories: This Side of Oakland

“We Tell Our Stories: This Side of Oakland”
A documentary feature film. Currently in development. 

Key Crew: Ann Penny-BatenCassandra Lopez, Stephanie Duncan, Lyndsey Ellis,  Michelle Kern, Natasha Corbin, and Anita Martinez

Synopsis: “We Tell Our Stories” chronicles the real-life experiences of grassroots leaders and local agents of change in Oakland who are committed to continuing the legacies of President Nelson Mandela and Dr. King by addressing the struggles for social justice and equality. The film’s main focus is to recognize community activists making a difference in underserved neighborhoods and to honor the works of those whose endeavors may otherwise be undervalued or overlooked in the public sphere.




An On-Screen Testiment August 2015