"What is Gentrification?" Promotional Mini-Doc
Produced by Abigal Jean-Baptiste from self-submitted fan testimonials

Guap (TV Pilot, 2017)

When Pedro, an unsuccessful drug dealer, is forced to use his hidden culinary talents to unite his family against the gentrification threatening their humble Washington Heights neighborhood, he has to make a decision about what matters most to him in order galvanize his community.

GUAP asks a question applicable to anyone, anywhere: Who has the right to live in a neighborhood?

Currently in post-production and moving towards sale.


  • Selected as a Kickstarter "Project We Love," over-funded %115 to $23,161 in 30 days
  • Early press from Vibe, IndieWire, Curbed, DNA Info, Remezcla, and many more
  • Inclusive casting: Multi-ethnic, multi-generational, gender parity, and bi-lingual
  • Inclusive crew: 50% Hispanic; 45% female
  • View on IMDB