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Rated: 6.5 out of 10 with 139 votes.
The story of Elián Gonzalez, a five-year-old Cuban boy plucked from the Florida Straits, and how the fight for his future changed the course of U.S.-Cuba relations. Featuring personal testimony, interviews, and a news archive, this documentary recounts Elián’s remarkable rescue on Thanksgiving Day in 1999, after his mother and 10 others fleeing Cuba perished at sea, and the custody battle between the boy’s Cuban father and his Miami-based relatives.
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6.5N/AIreland, United StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
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Directed by:Tim Golden, Ross McDonnell
Alternative Titles:Elian: pojken mellan två världar, Elián: Drengen der ændrede USA, Elián: gutten fra Cuba, The Boy Who Changed America