Teo has been raised by his uncle in Mexico while his father Wenceslao has been in jail. When Wenceslao is released from prison, it doesn't take long for him to fall foul of the law again. He decides to flee to the US, taking Teo with him. When the two are separated Teo must make his own way.
Eri Canete won the Best Actor award at the 2008 Montreal World Film Festival for his portrayal of the young Teo.
NB > Teo's Journey
also screens at the Opening Night Fiesta, Monday 15 December. For details of that screening please click here