Jornaleras / Women Workers

A film by Marcela Moran

This film was screened as a part of the 2015 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF18)

With Filmmaker Marcela Moran in attendance


USA, Social Issue Documentary, 2014
17 min, HDV, Black & White
Spanish with English subtitles

JORNALERAS explores the stories of three working, immigrant women in New York: Rocio from Mexico, Carmen from Nicaragua, and Sandra from Honduras. The film explores the women’s journeys after crossing the border into the United States, and gives unique insight into their personal experiences. JORNALERAS was made by women and is about women. The film explores structures of oppression that affect women. It was shot entirely in New York City.

Texas Premiere

Print Source: Marcela Moran,