Rose, an undocumented Filipino girl, dreams of one day leaving her small Texas town to pursue her country music dreams. Her world is shattered when her mom suddenly gets picked up by immigration and Customs Enforcement. Rose, facing this new reality, is forced to flee the scene, leaving behind the only life she knows, and embarks on a journey of self-discovery as she searches for a new home in the honky tonk world of Austin, Texas. With Eva Noblezada, Lea Salonga, Gustavo Gomez and Dale Watson.
Panel discussion after the film with producer Cecilia R. Mejia and actor Liam Booth (Elliot Blatnik), moderated by artist Cybil Saenz.
Co-presented by Asia Society Texas Center
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|Country, Year||United States, 2018|
|Writer||Annie J. Howell|
|Cast||Eva Noblezada, Princess Punzalan, Lea Salonga, Dale Watson|
|Producer||Rey Cuerdo, Diane Paragas, Cecilia Mejia, Orian Williams|
|Runtime||94 MINS, 0 SECS|