Three undocumented teenagers, a Dominican girl, an African boy and a Peruvian girl, are about to graduate high school in the Bronx, while working with a teacher and a lawyer to try to get their papers to stay in the USA. Forced to grow up prematurely and navigate problems most adults don’t even have to face, they’re really just American teenagers who want to be with their friends, fall in love, and push back against authority.

 
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julianne nicholson

j. mallory mccree

octavia chavez-richmond

raquel castro

chinasa ogbuagu

sydni beaudoin

tashiana washington

portia

jim norton

and denis o’hare

 

February 17, 2017

Village East Cinema
181 Second Ave.
New York, New York 10003