Puerto Rico | 2011 | 97 min.
Director: Sonia Fritz
English, Spanish with subtitles
Based on a novel by Esmeralda Santiago, the film follows América, a woman in a violent relationship with her husband in Vieques, Puerto Rico. Forced to flee to New York City after a final violent outburst, she is taken in by family. Working as a nanny, América yearns to be with her daughter. She finds the support of a group of immigrant Latinas, but dealing with her past will define everything.