What We Leave Behind

What We Leave Behind

71 mins | Documentary | Sept. 23, 2022

At the age of 89, Julián Moreno takes one last bus ride to El Paso, Texas, to visit his daughters and their children – a lengthy trip he has made without fail every month for decades. After returning to rural Mexico, he quietly starts building a house in the empty lot next to his home. In the absence of his physical visits, can this new house bridge the distance between his loved ones?

What We Leave Behind

71 mins | Documentary | Sept. 23, 2022

What We Leave Behind
At the age of 89, Julián Moreno takes one last bus ride to El Paso, Texas, to visit his daughters and their children – a lengthy trip he has made without fail every month for decades. After returning to rural Mexico, he quietly starts building a house in the empty lot next to his home. In the absence of his physical visits, can this new house bridge the distance between his loved ones?
Producers Marcona Media, Borderchild Productions
Original title What We Leave Behind
Directors Iliana Sosa
Writers Isidore Bethel, Iliana Sosa

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