Trabajo / Work
Nelson Peña / Dominican Republic-U.S / Fiction / 2015 / 14 min
An 11-year-old Dominican deaf boy searches for a job in order to help his financially struggling single-mother make ends meet.
Un niño dominicano, sordo y de 11 años , busca un empleo con el fin de ayudar con los problemas financieros de su madre soltera y ayudarla a llegar a fin de mes.
Nelson Peña is a graduate of the CCNY film program. He is a versatile writer/director whose credits include the YouTube sensation “Loco Amor,” and the iPhone Documentary series “YOU ARE NOT FAMOUS.” Documentaries and stories based on real life are Nelson’s preferred form of storytelling and this is heavily reflected in Nelson’s work and writing.