A story based on facts which offers a fresh take on the issue of new immigrants in the United States. Mariana totes her two children from Colombia to reunite with her husband in Queens, New York. Her life is devastatingly turned around when her husband abandons the family. The woman and her kids have to fend for themselves in a foreign country. Mariana desperately searches for work. In the end, she resourcefully navigates a surprising avenue for making some money, the city's recycling.
Warsaw Film Festival
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Hoja De Papel
Written by Alberto Diaz & Luis Batista
Performed by SOULSA
Played during the second truck food scene (playing on radio) at: 1:06. See more