First screened in October 2013
Director: Amat Escalante. Cast: Armando Espitia, Juan Eduardo Palacios, Andrea Vergara, Linda González. Screenplay: Amat Escalante and Gabriel Reyes. Twitter Capsule:
Mexican drama of drug-driven mayhem mounted with cool, handsome confidence and an unsettling lack of diagnosis or closure.
Staggering craft that earns its shocks, mostly compensating for one's sense of having seen this before. More potent than distinctive. Still, an urgent cry.