Director: Christopher Zalla
“Christopher Zalla's smartly scripted first feature is an exhilarating dog-eat-dog thriller brimming with style and exceptional performances.” - Sundance Film Festival
Winner of the 2007 Sundance Grand Jury prize, Padre Nuestro is a thrilling ride through the dirty underworld of Mexican émigrés trying to make it in New York City. Fleeing a job gone wrong in Mexico, conman Juan finds himself on a truck packed with illegals headed to New York. On the way he befriends the unsuspecting Pedro, then steals his identity with the hope of conning Pedro's estranged restaurateur father, Diego. But fate throws a sordid spanner in the works when it turns out that Diego is no sugar daddy.With a brilliant performance by Jesús Ochoa (Man on Fire) as Diego, New York's dark side never looked so good.
“LA is where love comes to die.” ... With 14 hours until the New Year, and every intention to let it pass without fanfare, Wilson wants to forget the last 12 months ever happened. Since moving to… More »
"A thoroughly engrossing experience that attends to everyday life's small (and in a few cases, significant) moments." - Variety ... The lives of three African-Americans in the rural Mississippi Delta… More »
“You don't need medication, you need to get laid.”In the sweltering New York summer of 1994 Luke Shapiro is trying to beat his depression, lose his virginity, and make ends meet by selling weed o… More »
Ã¢â‚¬Å“There is no tomorrow, all my tomorrows are yesterday.Ã¢â‚¬Â ... Melody (Saffron Burrows) has been living an anaemic existence for a long time. With a thankless job and an equ… More »
For some, leaving home is easy. For Mikey, returning is the problem. ... After visiting his parents, 30-something Mikey decides to stay on, at first using the excuse of a cancelled flight. However it… More »