Director: Yanillys Perez
2016 Dominican Republic/France Spanish, with English subtitles
Documentary feature / 78 minutes
Twelve-year-old Jeffrey’s mother wakes him not for school but to clean windshields in traffic to pay the rent. One older brother sings reggaetón; the hopeful and enterprising little boy follows suit, taking what pleasure he can from small things and anxious to break free of their crushing poverty.
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