Someone Else's America
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Immigrant friends living in a shabby corner of Brooklyn while they pursue the American Dream are the center of this comedy-drama from Serbian director Goran Paskaljevic. Tom Conti stars as Alonso, a Spaniard and owner of the Paradiso, a run-down bar where he lives with his blind mother and where his friend Bayo (Miki Manojlovic), an illegal immigrant from Yugoslavia, works as janitor in exchange for free room. The best of friends, Alonso and Bayo are united in believing that they'll succeed in the Land of Opportunity, despite much evidence to the contrary. Bayo's family then follows… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

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"Delves into the bittersweet dreams and difficulties of immigrants and the alliances they forge in order to keep their souls allive."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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