‘Soy Nero’ pays tribute to immigrant soldiers

“Green card soldiers,” immigrants who have joined the US military to get their permanent residence and fought in many wars, now have a movie about them. “Soy Nero” opens in theaters nationwide on Sept. 29. Directed by acclaimed director Rafi Pitts and starring Johnny Ortiz (“McFarland, USA”) as Nero, the dramatic film centers on a young Mexican immigrant enrolling in US Army to get his green card and, eventually, his citizenship. Reaching that goal may not be easy. A TIMELY MOVIE The film is relevant for our times as it reflects the reality of reportedly thousands of green card...

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