Synopsis: In the 20-minute musical, Gabriel is on the verge of his 15th birthday and dreams of having his own quinceañera, a tradition reserved for girls. When his father – steeped in tradition – sets himself against the quinceañero, the timid boy will have to rally his family to make his dream come true.
Anthony Ruballo (Miguel)
Oscar Balderrama (Benji)
Heidi Mendez (Abuela)
Magaly Castellanos (Mom)
Justin Floyd is an Afro-Latino writer and director from Compton, CA. Floyd is a 2016 Sundance Ignite Fellow. In 2017, Floyd was named a Warner Brothers Emerging Film Director and his short, RESURRECT was acquired by HBO. He co-founded the SFS Fulm Festival in 2018 which has since supported over a hundred emerging filmmakers. Most recently, Floyd was selected as a 2021 LATINO FILM INSTITUTE/NETFLIX FELLOW. His last short, Fotos De Blancas was filmed in Valle De Chalco, Mexico and it is expected to premiere in the summer of 2021.