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Lingua Franca (2019)

Olivia (Isabel Sandoval), an undocumented Filipino transwoman, works as a caregiver to Olga (Lynn Cohen), an elderly Russian woman, in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. When Olivia runs out of ... See full summary »

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Isabel Sandoval

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Isabel Sandoval
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Cast

Credited cast:
Eamon Farren ... Alex
Lynn Cohen ... Olga
Megan Channell ... Milla
Lev Gorn ... Murray
Shiloh Verrico ... Maggie
Mark Nelson ... Roman
Ari Barkan ... Emil
Roman Blat ... Viktor
P.J. Boudousqué ... Andrei
Matthew James Ballinger ... Man in Bar
Ivory Aquino ... Trixie
Isabel Sandoval Isabel Sandoval ... Olivia
Brett Bartholomew ... Bartender
Deema Aitken ... Boris
Leif Steinert Leif Steinert ... Matthew
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Olivia (Isabel Sandoval), an undocumented Filipino transwoman, works as a caregiver to Olga (Lynn Cohen), an elderly Russian woman, in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. When Olivia runs out of options to attain legal status in the US, she becomes romantically involved with Alex (Eamon Farren), Olga's adult grandson, in the pursuit of a marriage-based green card. Written by Isabel Sandoval

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USA | Philippines

Language:

English | Tagalog

Release Date:

12 November 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Brooklyn Secret See more »

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