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Perspectives on immigration in North America.

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Alejandra is a criminalized organizer and unapologetic immigrant. While she prepares for one of the biggest moments of her life — her deportation case — Alejandra is forced to reckon with a past mistake and a system that could tear her apart from her family and the only home she has ever known.

In English, Spanish, with English subtitles.

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Film Contact:

Daniel Tantalean



  • Year
  • Runtime
    17 minutes
  • Language
    English, Spanish
  • Country
    United States
  • Rating
    Strong Language
  • Note
    Documentary Short
  • Director
    Maya Cueva
  • Producer
    Mayra Amaya, Melissa Bueno-Woerner, Daniel Tantalean
  • Cast
    Alejandra Pablos