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Director: Matthew Breault
Awards: Outstanding Sound, Fotokem Gold Award
Synopsis: All it takes is an instant for life to change forever. When a 10 year Hispanic boy named Efrain steals a watch and is caught by his father, it sets off a series of events that leads to his family being torn apart.
Description: Efrain is the coming of age story of a 10 year old Hispanic boy traveling with his parents through Texas to their new home in Chicago. On their way, they are pulled over by a Texas State Trooper. When the situation spirals out of control, in an instant Efrain's life is changed forever.