Plane Pretend

A film by Sharon Arteaga

This film was screened as a part of the 2019 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF22)

With writer/director/producer Sharon Arteaga, producer Marisol Medrano, cast members Emilce Escobar, Marita De La Torre, Sergio Alfredo Torres, Alan Mayagoitia, and Alberto Mayagoitia, and additional crew in attendance

This film screened as part of this year’s Hecho en Tejas competition lineup


Plane Pretend


USA, Adventure/Drama/Comedy/Immigration, 2018
18 min, Color
English, Spanish with English subtitles

Pilar and her brothers are ecstatic to take their first flight, but they must hide their excitement or risk revealing their undocumented status and being deported.

World Premiere

Print Source: Sharon Arteaga,