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A Brooklyn Family Tale

[DVD] USA (2001)
Producers/Directors: Roger Weisberg and Murray Nossel
Language: English 
Color; Run time: 55 minutes.
 
This documentary chronicles the life of the Santiago family of Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The movie relates how the family is helped by Sister Geraldine who heads the Center for Family Life, as they cope and overcome issues of teenage pregnancy and school failure that seem common place to this urban Latino neighborhood.
[Puerto Ricans -Social Condition]