Wednesday Afternoon

This Wednesday afternoon Miguel must make a decision that will haunt him for the rest of his life.

24min, Drama – An American Film Institute Thesis Film - USA

**Winner of Student Academy Award***

There is no right or wrong in the world that Miguel, an East L.A. teenager,  and his father live in, only choices. One’s an American, the other an immigrant, and though they are father and son, they are separated by a culture that threatens to tear them apart. This Wednesday afternoon Miguel must make a decision that will haunt him for the rest of his life. He will be put in a situation no son should be in. His father made tough choices in pursuit of the American dream, now it’s Miguel’s turn.

Full Short Film

 
 
 

CAST

  • Jeffrey Licon – Miguel

  • Jose Yenque – Alberto

  • Luis Contreras – The Bartender

  • VictoriaRegina – Carolina

  • Lupe Carranza – Lucia

  • Victor Herminio Lopez – Police Detective

  • Amanda Fein – Anita

  • Caitlin Fein – Veronica

CREW

  • Alonso Mayo - Writer & Director

  • Beverley A. Gordon - Producer

  • Edmundo Paz-Soldán - Author (based on a short story)

  • Paula Huidobro - Cinematographer

  • John Sitter - Editor

  • Siren - Composer

 
 

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