The 85th East L.A. Classic Big Game!
This documentary is about four student football players in East Los Angeles that reflects on issues such as grappling with personal obstacles making sense of their community’s place in today’s America.
Home to the nation’s largest Latino immigrant population, East Los Angeles sits squarely in the crossfire of debate about American identity. Yet every November, this community comes together for a distinctly American event, drawing 25,000 proud locals to one of the country’s fiercest high school football rivalry games.
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This is slated for a theatrical release across the country timed to the annual East L.A. Classic November 8. Producers are McMillin, Timm Oberwelland, Rafael Marmor and Christopher Leggett. Check out this amazing trailer. Yet every November, this community comes together for a distinctly American event, drawing 25,000 proud locals.