Of Kites and Borders

Buy TicketsSun Feb 22, 2015 – 12:00 PM – La Casa Grande

Buy TicketsWed Feb 25, 2015 – 7:30 PM – Hendricks Center for the Arts

Genre:   Drama, Hispanic
Country:   Mexico, Spain, U.S.
Subtitles:   Yes
Rating:   PG
Runtime:   59 min
Director:   Yolanda Pividal
Producer:   Sara Booth, Yolanda Pividal
Website :   Of Kites & Borders


Of Kites and Borders


Fighting Kites is a documentary woven by the voice of four working children from Tijuana, the busiest border city in the world.

These are children who draw upon their youth and imagination to break free of the borders, both visible and invisible, that confine their daily existence.

When the border gets into your skin, childhood is as unreachable as the other side of the wall…

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