TV Movie | TV-14 | | Drama
A teacher becomes a mentor to Chicano high-school students protesting injustices in schools in 1968.
Producer Moctesuma Esparza was actually one of the persons arrested in the real life walkout of 1968.
Boycott the schools?
Paula Crisostomo: Yes!
Harry Gamboa: That's not a good idea!
Moctesuma Esparza: Oh it isn't?
Harry Gamboa: No! You wanna know why? Because they don't give a *shit* if these kids go to school or not!
Moctesuma Esparza: Actually, they do! ADA - Average Daily Attendance!
Paula Crisostomo: They don't get paid if we don't go to school!
In the scene where Robert drops off Paula at her home, Al is wearing a yellow shirt. In the next scene, inside the house, Al's shirt is blue.