Richard Glatzer, USA, 2006, 90 mins,
English and Spanish with subtitles
A winner at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Echo Park LA is a look at what happens when teenage sexuality, tradition and regeneration collide. It is a reinvention of Kitchen Sink drama, fuelled by the racial, class, and sexual tensions of a Latino neighborhood in transition.
Related website: www.quinceanerathemovie.com