On September 20th of 2017, Puerto Rico was devastatingly struck with what is regarded as the worst natural disaster recorded in Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria. At its peak, the hurricane caused catastrophic damage and numerous fatalities, compounding recovery efforts after being consecutively struck by Hurricane Irma and Jose. With the new hurricane season underway, Puerto Rico continues to fight for the recovery of their home. The documentary takes viewers on a journey through ‘La Isla Del Encanto’ documenting collective experiences from individual women, the history of the Island, and the people who live there as they persevere through the hurricane devastation and economic turmoil.
Language: English, Spanish