When her path collides with a young child from Mexico, a single mother, struggling with the loss of her child to social services, begins a journey that will change her life.

Girl, The

Drama | 2012

Cast

Abbie Cornish, Will Patton, Giovanna Zacarias, Luci Christian, Lauren Galley

Synopsis

Struggling with the loss of her child to social services, a single mother is trapped in the quicksand of her south Texas life, unwilling to accept the consequences of her actions. When her past collides with a young child from Mexico, she begins a journey that will change her life – teaching her that she is the architect of her own fate and learning what it is that truly defines home.

Producers

Paul Mezey

Director

David Riker


Official Selection, Palm Springs International Film Festival 2013
Official Selection, Austin Film Festival 2012
Official Selection, Tribeca Film Festival 2012