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In a poor shantytown of Santo Domingo, Haitians and Dominicans struggle amidst a complex social and political context. Two half brothers, Janvier and Rudy, will get into a confrontation for... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
James Saintil James Saintil ... Janvier
Akari Endo ... Jocelyn
Yasser Michelén Yasser Michelén ... Rudy
Jalsen Santana ... Coronel Montilla
Arturo López Arturo López ... Món (as Arturo Lopez)
Leonardo Vasquez Leonardo Vasquez ... El Bacá
Moisés Trinidad Moisés Trinidad ... Pedro Lee
Salvador Perez Martinez Salvador Perez Martinez ... Don Manuel
Marie Michelle Bazile Marie Michelle Bazile ... Laurence
Frank Perozo ... Profesor García
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Omar Augusto Luis Omar Augusto Luis
Carasaf Sanchez Carasaf Sanchez ... Policía
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In a poor shantytown of Santo Domingo, Haitians and Dominicans struggle amidst a complex social and political context. Two half brothers, Janvier and Rudy, will get into a confrontation for the love of the same woman. Janvier, Haitian, is forced to join Cristo Rey's drug gang. His job being to watch over Jocelyn, the young sister of El Baca, kingpin of the district's gang. Rudy, Dominican, is Jocelyn's ex boyfriend. He can't bear to see his half brother Janvier spend time with her, he wants her back no matter what. Janvier and Jocelyn fall madly in love with each other and not having any foreseeable future in a neighborhood like Cristo Rey, they devise a plan to leave the barrio forever. Written by Anonymous

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25 December 2013 (Dominican Republic) See more »

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Official submission of Dominican Republic to the best foreign language film category of the 87th Academy Awards 2015. See more »

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