Sundance International Film Festival, Official Selection, February 2009

San Francisco International Film Festival, Opening Night, April 2009

Outfest, Opening Night, July 2009

New York Latino International Film Festival, Opening Night, July 2009

Seattle International Film Festival, May 2009

Boston Independent Film Festival, April 2009

Austin Film festival, October 2009

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, 2nd place- Audience Award, October 2009

American Indian Film Festival, San Francisco, November 2009

Artivist Film Festival, Opening Night, December 2009

Palm Springs International Film Festival, World Cinema, January 2010

Goteborg International Film Festival, February 2010

CineFestival in San Antonio, Special Jury Premio Mesquite Award, February 2010

San Jose Mariachi and Mexican Heritage Festival, September 2009

Cinequest Film Festival, Maverick Award, March 2010

San Diego Latin Film Festival, March 2010

Sami Film Festival, March 2010

Worldfest (Houston), April 2010

USA Film Festival (Dallas), April 2010

Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, April 2010

Lake Arrowhead Film Festival, April 2010

XicanIndie Film Festival, April 2010

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival, April 2010

Connecticut Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (OUT), May-June 2010

Philadelphia QFest, July 2010

Gainesville Latino Film Fest, September 2010

Closet Cinema, Southwest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, October 2010

Oaxaca International Independent Film and Video Festival, October 2010

Winnipeg Annual Film Festival, November 2010

New Latinamerican Cinema of La Havana, Havana Film Festival, December 2010

Melbourne Queer Film Festival, 2011


Green Media Seal, Environmental Media Awards, October 2009

Human Rights Award, Artivist Film Festival, December 2009

2nd place, Audience Award, Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival, October 2009

Special Jury Premio Mesquite Award, CineFestival in San Antonio, February 2010

Maverick Award, Cinequest Film Festival, March 2010

Special Jury Award, WorldFest Houston, April 2010

Estela Award, National Association of Latino Producers, 2010

Imagen Awards, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Norman Lear Writer’s Award, 2010

Audience Award for Best Feature Film, OUT Film Festival Connecticut, 2010