Silver Screen – NPR’s Latino USA Podcast

Its a late Saturday afternoon slipping into evening. Hint of Spring pushing away winter. I recently covered a march supporting efforts to promote Divestment from the Dakota Access Pipeline in San Francisco, walking the five blocks rather than taking a taxi because the streets were all blocked off. I've been paying for it ever as … Continue reading Silver Screen – NPR’s Latino USA Podcast

‘Specks of Gold, Hidden Treasures’ – Screening and Presentation in San Francisco – Flor de Miel Media

It was an exciting day at the San Francisco Mint on March 04, 2017. What a great turn-out, over 6200 people walked through the historic Mint halls and restored public rooms where miners and savvy businessmen alike traveled to exchange their gold for newly minted dollars and coins. Today, The Mint serves the City for … Continue reading ‘Specks of Gold, Hidden Treasures’ – Screening and Presentation in San Francisco – Flor de Miel Media

Still Healing…’Open Doors’ preview before 2015 Official Launch

I want to thank Audible Observatories 2012 for the invitation to preview 'Open  Doors' which officially launches in 2015. San Francisco is a very meaningful place to me to launch a new anthropological archive of the Ohlone people - 'Open Doors' involves an inter-generational process focused on healing. The entire Ohlone community is the center … Continue reading Still Healing…’Open Doors’ preview before 2015 Official Launch

Bridge Walkers – de Young Museum September 07, 2012 6-8 p.m.

-- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ---                           Contact: Catherine Herrera,  415-202-5204, catherine@flordemielfilms.com BRIDGE WALKERS – INSTALLATION/DOCUMENTARY EXPLORES THE IMPORTANCE OF SACRED SITES IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND BEYOND – Worldwide Release - Filmmaker and photographer Catherine Herrera has completed a multi-year project with the culmination of a three-screen video installation and documentary Bridge Walkers showing … Continue reading Bridge Walkers – de Young Museum September 07, 2012 6-8 p.m.

Exciting Fall New Screenings and Publications!

I recently returned from a screening of Bridge Walkers documentary which shares the history and importance of Sacred Sites to the Ohlone people of the Bay Area. It was a spectacular day! Warm and sunny, the largest gathering of Ohlone people in Northern California, is a wonderful opportunity to see dear friends, and, in the … Continue reading Exciting Fall New Screenings and Publications!

Ohlone Sacred Sites – Walking Bridges

On March 11, 2011, I presented a four part, interactive video installation at the de Young Museum. Technical issues with my DVD burner, on top of the tragic news in Japan, all moved me deeply that day. In fact, I doubt I had ever been so nervous. Today, I feel very calm and hopeful. I … Continue reading Ohlone Sacred Sites – Walking Bridges

Haste makes…double blog posts!

Well, in my haste this week, I posted the follow-up image in the sage series to http://www.catherineherreraphotography.com and not as I had thought, here, on this site. I had promised to post this photo a while back. I needed a second to sit with the group of images, and found there was only one that … Continue reading Haste makes…double blog posts!