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New Directors Competition

The Saint of The Impossible

The Saint of The Impossible

Switzerland 2020 Fiction cor 97 min.
Paul and Tito, two Peruvian teenagers, are looking for meaning and of course sex in the city of New York. They are undocumented delivery boys who want to be loved by a mysterious Croatian girl. Meanwhile, their mother Raffaella falls head over heels for a swiss pulp fiction author and dreams of a bright future with him. The woman is persuaded by the author to start a burrito empire from their Bronx kitchen. But the American Dream becomes a trap when deportation looms. Based on the novel by Dutch author Arnon Grunberg.

Switzerland youth love relationship motherhood immigration literary adaptation


Marc Raymond Wilkins


Lani-Rain Feltham, Marc Raymond Wilkins


Burak Turan


Jann Anderegg


Balz Bachmann


Magaly Solier Romero, Adriano Durand, Marcelo Durand, Tara Thaller, Simon Käser


Joël Louis Jent

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Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG