Watch Emilio BEHIND THE SCENES: Director Q&A
A behind-the-scenes look at EMILIO, including an extended interview with writer-director Kim Jorgensen about the making of the film, special challenges encountered, how it was conceived, and the state of the independent movie scene today.
In the first episode, Emilio receives a phone call from his mother saying that his sister, Maria, is missing and takes off for the U.S. border.
(Spanish subtitled version is included. Versión subtitulada español está incluido.)
In the second episode, Emilio, having been robbed, works as a day-laborer and befriends Jose, who tips him off to life in L.A. and how to enlist friends to find his sister.
In the third episode, Emilio traverses L.A. by bus, subway, bicycle, and foot in his needle-in-a-haystack search for clues to his sister's disappearance.