Viva Cuba (2005, NR).
In this Cuban comingof-age charmer, preteen Jorgito and Malu have formed a deep bond, so when they learn Malu’s divorced mother plans to remarry and leave the country, taking Malu with her, the two friends go on a quest to prevent their separation. Leaving Havana and traveling on foot and by any available vehicle, the children try to reach Malu’s father before he signs papers permitting her to emigrate.
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