In Be The Light, Celina Padilla is a down & out girl who has been estranged from her father Ramon for 9 years. She discovers that he is dying from cancer and has a limited time to live. He’s also being stubborn about getting the proper treatment, which is very expensive. Celina decides to go home, repair their relationship and get him the treatment.
Celina reconnects with her old friend Marvin, a former OG who is working hard at getting a second chance at life by doing some good for his community. Ramon helped Marvin when he needed it most, and so Marvin wants to return the favor. Together, they decide to raise money for Ramon’s cancer treatment.
When a music competition called THE GOLD STANDARD is announced with the grand prize being 500k, Celina pushes herself to write music and sing again. Armed with Celina’s songs they form a singing and dancing group called The Mysfit Toys in hopes of winning the prize to save Ramon.