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 immigrant 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.
TRT: 80 min.
Distributor: Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films
Director: Ana Asensio
Writer: Ana Asensio
Cast: Ana Asensio, Natasha Romanova, David Little, Nicholas Tucci, Larry Fessenden, Caprice Benedetti
Executive Producers: Peter Phok, Jose Maria Garcia, Ahmet Bilgen, Selim Cevikel, Christopher Todd, Gill Holland
Producers: Jenn Wexler, Chadd Harbold, Larry Fessenden, Noah Greenberg, Ana Asensio
Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films will release MOST BEAUTIFUL ISLAND in select cities on November 3rd.