Feature Film – MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND

21:30 – Feature Film – MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND (1:20:00)

Produced by Ana Asensio, Jenn Wexler, Chadd Harbold, Larry Fessenden, and Noah Greenberg, Written and Directed by Ana Asensio, US, 2017

MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND is a psychological thriller set in the world of undocumented female immigrants hoping to make a life in New York City. Shot on Super 16mm with an intimate, voyeuristic sensibility, MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND chronicles one harrowing day in the life of Luciana, a young woman struggling to make ends meet while striving to escape her past. As Luciana’s day unfolds, she is whisked, physically and emotionally, through a series of troublesome and unforeseeable extremes. (German Premiere)