"Nena" a short film, based on a true story written & directed by Christi J. Arce.
Nena, a short film inspired by a true story follows the evolution of a young woman (played by Michelle Fuentes) as she encounters abuse in many different forms and searches for a pathway towards a new beginning. As a child Nena (played by Mylena Barrios) is stripped of something that will create a change in who she is forever. Although she hides these memories away in the back of her mind they some how seem to catch up to her as a woman, bringing her face to face with the harsh realities of life.
The film is intended to raise awareness in the community with respect to sexual child abuse and domestic violence, potentially creating a new platform for all victims to come forward and seek support.