The Story & Trailer

Dionicia M. lives in the stables at a California racetrack and works long hours caring for racehorses while her teenage son José Luis is turning heads as a hotshot apprentice jockey. Dionicia and José Luis have gambled their futures on the hardscrabble sport of horse racing. Will they succeed or will their lack of immigration papers prevent them from achieving the stable life of their dreams?


October 6: Stable Life national broadcast on the World Channel’s America Reframed!


Upcoming screenings

Friday, Oct 2 2015, 7pm ET: join #AmericaReFramed host Natasha Del Toro for a special #Hispanic Heritage Month Google Hangout with filmmakers Rodrigo Reyes (Purgatorio), Che Caballero (Gaucho del Norte), Sara MacPherson and Tricia Creason-Valencia (Stable Life). Stream it live on, subscribe to our Youtube channel and tweet your questions to @AmericaReFramed #HHM

Tuesday, October 6 2015: national broadcast on the World Channel series America Reframed! Find your station here.

Stay tuned for upcoming community screenings and news of our DVD release!