The Year My Parents Went on Vacation Review
The Year My Parents Went on Vacation Feature
When 12-year-old Mauro is left to fend for himself when his parents "go on vacation" during the Communist regime in 1970's Brazil, a classic coming-of-age story unfolds. Director Cao Hamburger's beautiful and touching story embraces the excitement of the era as the culturally diverse community of Sao Paulo unites to watch Pele lead his country in winning the World Cup of soccer. Filled with warmth, love, heroism, nostalgia, and humor, "The Year My Parents Went On Vacation" is sure to become a family favorite.