New films of interest at this year's GEMS include:
Soy Nero, Germany/Mexico/France
Nero, a deported Mexican, returns illegally to the U.S in search of his identity. He joins the U.S army as a Green card soldier, a shortcut to citizenship. Lost in a maze, Nero fights to obtain his nationality.
Mäe Só Há Uma (Don't Call Me Son), Brazil
After discovering the truth about being stolen by the woman he thought was his mother as a child, Pierre (AKA Felipe) must deal with the consequences of his mother's actions and must try to cope with his biological family.
Miami: Oct. 13 - 16. Full lineup and details here.