Nuyorican Dream | 1998

Documentary
Follows the daily struggles of a lower-class Puerto Rican family living in New York. Combining cinema verite and personal documentary, the film follows three generations of mother Marta Torres's family, including eldest ...more
Director: Laurie Collyer
Writers: N/A
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination | full awards »

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Follows the daily struggles of a lower-class Puerto Rican family living in New York. Combining cinema verite and personal documentary, the film follows three generations of mother Marta Torres's family, including eldest son Robert's experiences with class and racial differences in college, sisters Betty and Tati's struggles with drug addictions and brother Danny's life as a convict.

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