Yolanda, a single mother, struggles to raise her children on the outskirts of Santo Domingo. Tired of hustling in the streets, she decides to leave it all behind and illegally emigrate to Puerto Rico on an overcrowded wooden vessel.

Yolanda (2013)


Dominican Republic


Spanish, with English subtitles




Cristian Carretero

Cristian Carretero

Cristian Carretero

Cristian Carretero is an independent filmmaker based in New York City, originally from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. His work has been shown worldwide. Currently he is pursuing his MFA from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, and has various projects in development.

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