Dir. Samuel Kishi Leopo
1hr 35min Mexico Ahora, 2019
Cast: Martha Reyes Arias, Maximiliano Nájar, Márquez, Leonardo Nájar Márquez, Cici Lau, Johnson T. Lau.
Guion: Samuel Kishi Leopo, Sofía Gomez Córdoba, Luis Briones
Get ready to fall in love with a story about brotherhood, immigration, and the love of a mother her children. Lucía, a young Mexican mother, decides to cross the border from Mexico into the United States with her sons Max and Leo in search of a better life. But the transition is difficult for the boys, who spent their days inside an unfurnished apartment while Lucía works multiple jobs. Inside their own kingdom of imagination, the adorable Max and Leo create an alternative reality, depicted as animated sequences. With the help of some helpful neighbors, and their love for each other, this small family tries hard to stay afloat as they await the day when they can visit finally visit Disneyland.
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