OF KITES AND BORDERS
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Film Info
Director:Yolanda Pividal
Running Time:60
Country:Spain
Mexico
USA
Year of Release:2013
Premiere:Northern California Premiere
Description
Through the eyes of four working children in the city of Tijuana, we see the daily struggles of children living on the US-Mexico border. Eddie is a teen who smuggles immigrants into the United States, Carmela is a nine-year old who works in the city dump and dreams about going to school. And brothers Adrián and Fernando don wrestling masks to perform matches at busy intersections in order to support their family. Screens with Life on the Line. - JM

Of kites and Borders (De cometas y fronteras). TRAILER from ypividal on Vimeo.

Included Shorts
Life on the Line (28min) More