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Janitor’s tale gains Hollywood notice

Doroteo Garcia is a janitor at the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford. To first-year M.F.A. students Kevin Gordon and Rebekah Meredith, however, Garcia is far more than his occupation; he is a poet, a historian and an activist. And also the focus of their critically acclaimed documentary, “Dreams Awake,” which earned Gordon and Meredith a bronze medal in the 2010 Student Academy Awards last month.