Audience Award: The Garden Left Behind

Audience Award: Visions

The Garden Left Behind traces the relationship between Tina, a young Trans woman, and Eliana, her grandmother, as they navigate Tina's transition and struggle to build a life for themselves as undocumented immigrants in New York City. 

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Flavio Alves


Director: Flavio Alves


Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Screening Section: Award Winner Screening
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Runtime: 88:00 mins