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Wednesday Afternoon (I) (2004)

 |  Drama, Short  |  9 June 2004 (USA)
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There is no right or wrong in the world that Miguel, an East L.A. teenager, and his father live in, only choices. One's an American, the other an immigrant, and though they are son and ... See full summary »

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Miguel
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Alberto
Luis Contreras ...
The Bartender
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Carolina
Lupe Carranza ...
Lucia
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Police Detective (as Victor López)
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Anita
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Veronica
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Drug Buyer
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Arresting Officer
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Drug Dealer
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Gisella
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Drug Buyer
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Backup Police Officer
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There is no right or wrong in the world that Miguel, an East L.A. teenager, and his father live in, only choices. One's an American, the other an immigrant, and though they are son and father, they are separated by a culture that threatens to tear them apart. Written by Alonso F. Mayo

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Sometimes the hardest border to cross is not on a map, but in one's own family.

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Good good stuff.
22 July 2004 | by (Chicago, USA) – See all my reviews

Really well made and powerful short film. Incredibly well edited, and top notch direction. A very solid piece of work for a directorial debut. HIghly recommended for anyone that enjoys a good short. The score was phenomenal, and although the script was predictable it still maintained steady emotional impact for it's viewers. The cinematography and general look of the film seemed appropriate for the storyline and mood of the piece. The desaturated colors and bleached bypass on the print worked. The performances are what ultimately carry the piece. Miguel and Jose were very believable as a father and son pair.

Good Good Stuff.


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