Director Josua Tai Taeoalii
Starring Todd Bridges, Matagisla Agavale, Andrea Lockhart, Darren Dalton
After the accidental death of his mother, eight year old Andres has to
move in with his grandmother, Olga, and his estranged father Raul.
Andres, who doesn't like to take a nap, wanders curiously through the
neighborhood, where an illegal detention center is hidden, something
everyone knows, but no one dare mention. The boy's curiosity ultimately
places him in harms way. He will come to appreciate his grandmother's
strengths and understand his father's weaknesses during a single summer
where is courage and fears will be tested with lasting consequences for
all. ANDRES is a multi-award winning film about a boy, pushed by
circumstance to come of age quickly, in order to survive.