Mo`olelo Performing Arts explores immigration detention and its attendant horrors for the captors and captured
Binh H. Nguyen noon, Oct. 2
After years of exile, Juan and his family come back to Argentina under fake identities. The threat of capture and even death is constant. However, Juan's daily life is also full of warmth and humor, and he quickly and easily integrates into his new environment. Similar to the theme of displacement in the 2013 One Book One San Diego selection Caleb’s Crossing, this film depicts a youth assuming a new identiy in an effort to fit in as Caleb does in his effort to enter Harvard.