Maria sets out on a journey with Blanca that takes them all the way to New York - to the Colombian community of Jackson Heights, Queens. What unfolds is a character-driven piece about two girls growing up and becoming adults - about how leaving Colombia and arriving as immigrants in New York changes their lives and their friendship.
Cast & Crew
Directed by: Joshua Marston
Written by: Joshua Marston
Produced by: Paul Mezey
Cast: Catalina Sandino Moreno (Maria), Yenny Paola Vega (Blanca), Wilson Guerrero (Juan)
Nominations and Awards
- Screen International Award (for a non-European film) 2004