SYNOPSIS

Ray Eddy is about to buy her little family the house of her dreams. But when her gamble-loving husband takes off with the money, Ray finds herself alone with her kids and completely broke. She meets Lila Littlewolf, a Mohawk girl who provides her with a plan for earning easy money. But the risks are high: smuggling immigrants on the frozen Saint Lawrence, with border patrols on both banks…

FILM DETAILS & FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

2008 – 1h37 – Drama – USA
With: Melissa Leo, Misty Uphman, Mark Boone Jr.

Sundance – Grand Jury Prize
Oscar – Nominated for Best Actress award and Best Screenplay award

Back to all films