“Career Day” is a 2010 short film directed by Ivette Garcia Davila, and edited by Jessica Schilling. The film tells of the story of tenacious 8-year-old Marco Casanova, who secretly follows his mother to work to complete his Career Day essay, and is shocked to discover that she is not actually a nurse, but a stripper.
“Career Day” played at several film festivals, and won Best Short Film at the New York International Latino Film Festival and the Director’s Choice Award at the Rincon International Film Festival.
Teaser for Career Day:
The entire short film: