This is the sad story of three kids who are alone; three dirty-faced angels and a stubborn wish: to get to the border and cross it to a place that represents not so much a different country as a different world and the promise of a new life.
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Based on a true story, a humanistic compassionate story of childhood in the streets
The use of the non professional cast was very good and added a new dimension. I think Dorotha had control and knew what she wanted when choosing a non professional cast
The movie is not a child's movie and has allusions to the children being refused asylum a political swing on the refugees being reduced to mere puppets of authority