Written & Directed by: Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck
Cast: Algenis Perez Soto, Rayniel Rufino, Ellary Porterfield
What is it?: A young Latin American man is drawn into a very different world because of his talent as a pitcher.
Why I’m Interested: Great reception thus far, what looks to be a wonderful human story, and baseball… I’m in.
Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Writer: Nikita Mikhalkov & Vladimir Moiseyenko
What is it?: A new interpretation of 12 Angry Men, “12 jurors must decide the fate of a Chechen teenager charged with murdering his stepfather.” [IMDB]
Why I’m Interested: I love artful reinterpretations, and 12 Angry Men is a great story. It’s the perfect combination.