La Puerta Abierta (The Open Door)

Rosa is a middle-aged sex worker in Madrid whose neighbor, a Russian sex worker, overdoses, forcing the woman’s young daughter to seek refuge in Rosa’s apartment. This compelling drama took home the best screenplay prize at the Guadalajara International Film Festival.

Santa Monica: May 14 at Aero Theatre.

May 13
Arreo
May 17
Raising Zoey