The unveiling ceremony of a statue, at which Carlitos is to give a commemorative speech, becomes the space where the discontent and demands of a city—that rises abruptly on the edge of the countryside—will be manifested.
In a small town in China, young Yijie sells fruit from a modest cart. Stationed on a street, he witnesses how Yong, a boy his age, steals the purse of one of his customers. Blocks ahead, the two boys run into each other. Despite being strangers, they decide to spend the afternoon together and share their dreams and private thoughts
It’s a cloudy day and two young men enter a photo booth. They’re friends, co-workers at a construction site; both take advantage of a spare moment and the small space to smoke, talk and portray an extraordinary moment.
Many types of legal and social oppression cause people to leave their homelands, including misogyny, homophobia, and transphobia.The documentary Club Amazonas features two young transwomen from Honduras, Jessica and Angela, who seek tolerance and opportunity across the Mexican border while pondering the freedom and security promised by the United States.
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