Manito Poster

Release Date: 2002

DVD Release Date: April 5th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 17 min

Plot Summary
Set and vibrantly photographed in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan, "Manito" is the fictional yet richly detailed story of a day in the life of two Latino brothers, Junior (Franky G.) and Manny (Leo Minaya). Told using techniques of cinema verité, "Manito" manages to capture multiple facets of a New York neighborhood and the people who live there.

Cast: Franky G., Leo Minaya, Manuel Cabral, Julissa Lopez, Jessica Morales, Hector Gonzalez, Panchito Gomez

Director: Eric Eason

Genres: Drama

Production Co: 7th Floor

Keywords: Engaging, Brooding, Family, 2000s, Father, New York City, Love, Wife, Growing up, Gritty, Brother, Rise

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