The Latino Experience

Episode 2

A young girl makes an image-altering decision. A Guatemalan truck driver and pastor copes with the pandemic. A mystical mechanic helps a boy fix his mother's car. A pregnant MBA student's due date and exam date conflict, forcing her to make a choice.

Episode 2

55m 47s

A young girl makes an image-altering decision. A Guatemalan truck driver and pastor copes with the pandemic. A mystical mechanic helps a boy fix his mother's car. A pregnant MBA student's due date and exam date conflict, forcing her to make a choice.

Previews + Extras

  • Un Pequeño Corte: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Un Pequeño Corte

    S2021 E2 - 14m 29s

    When 6-year-old Elizabeth (Lucia Malagon) cuts off one of her pigtails while at school, her strong-willed and super protective mother (Camila Arteche) rushes Elizabeth to the beauty parlor, where she is the center of attention for all the wrong reasons. A first-generation Cuban American in Miami, Elizabeth seeks to find her own identity with the help of a new friend.

  • Body and Spirit in Times of Pandemic: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Body and Spirit in Times of Pandemic

    S2021 E2 - 10m 20s

    Follow Edwin Siguenza, a Guatemalan immigrant truck driver and pastor of a Latino Evangelical church in Los Angeles. When the pandemic hits, Edwin has to navigate the risks of being an essential worker while attending to the needs of his congregation and the pressure to keep the church open.

  • Our Lady Lupe: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Our Lady Lupe

    S2021 E2 - 15m 10s

    The story of Chico, a 10-year-old boy (Derrick Delgado) who spends all his time playing video games. When his hard-working mother’s car breaks down, Chico embarks on a journey to fix it with the help of a mystical mechanic—and learns a lesson about tradition and family.

  • Pasos de Valor: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pasos de Valor

    S2021 E2 - 15m 24s

    Val (Nathalie Carvalho) is a pregnant MBA student whose due date and final exam are in conflict. Determined to create opportunity for her Mexican American family, Val takes the exam despite her professor’s refusal to make accommodations.

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