Independent Films, Film Profiles
Named “Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You” by the IFP's Gotham Awards, this intense blend of psychological drama and magical realism unfolds at the Olympic Diner in multicultural Queens. Here we find Jorge, a shy dishwasher caught between his Ecuadorian roots and his new American life.
Year of Production: 2006
Country: United States
- Steve Barron
- Joshua Zeman, Zachary Mortensen, Steve Barron
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