Road to the Big Leagues

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Road to the Big Leagues
Directed by Jared Goodman
Produced by Eran Lobel
Jared Goodman
Music by George Langford
Cinematography Jared Goodman
Edited by Ryan Little
ELEMENT productions
Distributed by Indiepix Films
Release date
  • June 2007 (2007-06) (Boston International Film Festival)
Running time
53 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Road to the Big Leagues (Spanish: Rumbo a las Grandes Ligas) is a 2007 independent documentary film. This film follows children from the Dominican Republic who rely on baseball as a way out of poverty and struggle. The young boys on this journey are glorified for their persistence, perseverance, and humor throughout their fight for freedom and a better life. This footage focuses on the triumphs and tribulations from young boys to grown men.


  • Independent Film Festival of Boston 2007 (Boston, United States)
  • Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival 2007 (Los Angeles, California)
  • New York Latino International Film Festival 2007 (New York, United States)

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