Videos from the Oidag

This past summer Pan Left once again was able to work with Tohono O’odham youth in Sells. We collaborated with Tohono O’odham Community Action in their youth program called Project Oidag that teaches traditional practices and knowledge in their community. A lot desert gardening and harvesting with this dedicated crew and feeding the people in […]

What is Freedom?

Grace Gámez is a Pan Left member and recently received her doctorate in Justice Studies.  Her research focuses on formerly incarcerated mothers. She attended the Incite! Color of Violence Conference this year where radical ideas about transformative justice were shared.  Here are some of her ideas she came away with about freedom. At the end […]

Arpaio On Trial and Our Struggle Continues

This week there’s been national attention on Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County who has been in a court hearing for contempt after his non-compliance with a federal judge’s order prohibiting the Sheriff from detaining people solely for alleged immigration violations. The harm Arpaio inflicted on people of color and poor people are notorious, but […]

SHELTER: Homeless Voices dispels the typical stereotype of the displaced

SHELTER: Homeless Voices dispels the typical stereotype of the displaced – the homeless represent a variety of backgrounds as well as situations. SHELTER unveils a kaleidoscope of intimate interviews, found within the margins of one city, typical of any city, of a few who are currently experiencing homelessness and a few who have risen out […]

Pan Left catching history in action for 20 years!

Pan Left has been around for more than 20 years! Watch and see our work over the years on our YouTube page. Many things change and many things stay the same but people in our community keep on making media along the way.  Take a look back and see how so many of us have […]

Pan Left presents Sonoran Strange from Verbobala: May 8 and 9

Pan Left presenting this exciting show from Verbo*bala for two nights only. Come early! Pre-show video from Pan Left on display. Free admission, Donations accepted. Experience Sonoran Strange! PAN LEFT PRODUCTIONS presents SONORAN STRANGE Verbo*bala Spoken Video May 8 & 9, 2014 8:30pm Thursday & Friday nights please bring some cash to donate Global Justice Center […]

Dreams & Silhouettes Sueños y Siluetas January 25

  Dreams & Silhouettes/Sueños y Siluetas Saturday January 25, 2014, 7p.m. Gratis/Free Global Justice Center 225 E. 26th St., Tucson, AZ 85713 Click here for video preview Dreams & Silhouettes is multidisciplinary performance installation inspired by communities in Tucson and near the border that live with militarization, detention, and deportation. By local filmmaker Jason Aragón […]

Pan Left and Mary Charlotte Awarded at this year’s LUMIES

We were amazed and honored at this year’s TPAC Lumies awards when both Pan Left and our beloved Mary Charlotte Thurtle who passed away last year received LUMIES. The award for Established Arts Organization 2013 goes to Pan Left Productions. And Mary Charlotte was awarded for her life and work as a huge leader in […]

Pan Left Just Art Brunch

Pan Left’s 4th Annual Just Art Brunch Celebrating Artists and Social Justice in our community Sunday April 28 at 10 a.m. U of A Student Union South Ballroom (parking at 2nd St. Parking Garage) 1303 E. University Blvd. Come celebrate with us as we honor local artist and activist Featuring HONORED ARTIST Melo Dominguez RSVP […]

Under Arpaio Watch on YouTube

Pan Left Productions new documentary Under Arpaio is now available on YouTube so that people can learn about the struggle for justice in Arizona and the atrocities perpetuated by Sheriff Joe Arpaio.  Directed by Jason Michael Aragón this film shows the struggle against hate and intimidation by racist laws like SB1070 which has reached a […]