Spoken Word 12 years old

Some of life's greatest journeys begin at the end

Spoken Word

A San Francisco spoken word artist returns to New Mexico to be with his dying father, only to find he loses his "voice" as he is sucked back in to the dysfunctional life of drugs and violence he left behind.


Spoken Word Cast

Name Character
Miguel Sandoval He was 57, now 70 years old as Emilio
Rubén Blades He was 61, now 73 years old as Cruz-Sr.
Monique Gabriela Curnen She was 38, now 51 years old as Gabrielle
Kuno Becker He was 31, now 44 years old as Cruz
Cástulo Guerra He was 63, now 76 years old as Dr. Lopez
Maurice Compte He was 9, now 22 years old as George
Persia White She was 36, now 49 years old as Shea
Beth Bailey as Reporter
Ronald Robert Hamilton as Spectator
Tony Elias He was 26, now 39 years old as Ramon
Stephen Eiland as Big Mike
Richard Barela as Poetry Attendee
Jernard Burks as Renegade
Sarah Belger She was 25, now 38 years old as Birthday girl
Deborah Chavez as Candace

Spoken Word Crew

Name Department
Víctor Núñez as Director. He was 29 (now 42) years old Directing
Spoken Word poster
Spoken Word (12 years)

Some of life's greatest journeys begin at the end

  • Release day: Friday, July 17, 2009
  • Runtime: 116 minutes