Girl In Progress (2012)

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Girl in Progress is a 2012 American drama film directed by Patricia Riggen. The film received a limited release on May 11, 2012. Originally, the film was scheduled for release on April 27, 2012, but was postponed until May 11, 2012 to avoid competition with The Pirates! Band of Misfits.The film received the Favorite Movie Award at the 2012 ALMA Awards, which honors the accomplishments made by Hispanics in film, television, and music. Cierra Ramirez won the Favorite Movie Actress Supporting Role Award


Plot

Grace is a single mom raising her fourteen-year-old daughter, Ansiedad. Grace is busy juggling work, bills, and her relationship with the very married Dr. Hartford, leaving Ansiedad to take care of herself as well as her mother most of the time.

When Ansiedad’s English teacher inspires her with coming-of-age lessons, Ansiedad decides it’s time to rebel and grow up quickly so she will finally be mature enough to move out. She creates a list of tasks she must complete to reach her big goal: run away to New York. And ….


Cast

  • Eva Mendes as Grace Gutierrez, the main character of the story, she considers herself a hard working mother, but Ansiedad begs to differ, because Grace is never home when Ansiedad needs her and she puts herself before her daughter.
  • Matthew Modine as Dr. Harford, Grace’s boyfriend who is a gynecologist and a married man.
  • Cierra Ramirez as Ansiedad “Ann” Gutierrez, is a hardworking 15-year-old girl who is never noticed by her mother and plots to runaway and start her adulthood young.
  • Patricia Arquette as Ms. Armstrong
  • Eugenio Derbez as Misión Impossible
  • Russell Peters as Emile
  • Brenna O’Brien as Valerie
  • Landon Liboiron as Trevor
  • Raini Rodriguez as Tavita

Awards

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2012 Imagen Foundation Awards Best Supporting Actress/Feature Film Cierra Ramirez Won
ALMA Awards Favorite Movie Won
Favorite Movie Actress-Supporting Role Cierra Ramirez Won
2013 Premios Juventud Favorite Flick Won

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Goats (2012)

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Plot

Fifteen-year-old Ellis Whitman (Graham Phillips) is leaving his home in Tucson, Arizona for his freshman year at Gates Academy, an East Coast prep school. He leaves behind Wendy (Vera Farmiga), his flaky, New Age mother, and Goat Man (David Duchovny), a weed-smoking goat trekker and botanist. Goat Man is the only real father that Ellis has ever known, since his biological father, Frank (Ty Burrell), left when he was a baby. and …..


Cast

  • David Duchovny as Javier / Goat Man
  • Vera Farmiga as Wendy Whitman
  • Graham Phillips as Ellis Whitman
  • Ty Burrell as Frank Whitman
  • Keri Russell as Judy Whitman
  • Justin Kirk as Bennet
  • Dakota Johnson as Minnie
  • Alan Ruck as Dr. Eldridge
  • Anthony Anderson as Coach
  • Nicholas Lobue as Barney Cannel
  • Steve Almazan as Jesus
  • Adelaide Kane as Aubrey
  • Olga Segura as Serena
  • Minnie Driver as Shaman (uncredited)

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Foroushandeh (SalesMan) – (2017)

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The Salesman  is a 2016 Iranian-French Drama Film Directed by Asghar Farhadi . It was included in the In Competition section at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. At Cannes, Shahab Hosseini won the award for Best Actor and Asghar Farhadi won the award for Best Screenplay. In September 2016 film was selected as the Iranian submission for Best Foreign Language Film for the 89th Academy Awards, which will take place in 2017, and in December 2016 it made the shortlist of nine films which will be considered for a nomination in that category


Plot :

The Salesman tells the story of a young couple Emad and Rana who play the lead roles in a local rendition of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman. Meanwhile, their personal relationship takes a hit after moving into a house that was previously inhabited by a woman who allegedly pursued a career in prostitution.


Cast :

  • Shahab Hosseini as Emad
  • Taraneh Alidoosti as Rana
  • Babak Karimi as Babak
  • Farid Sajadhosseini as The Man
  • Mina Sadati as Sanam
  • Maral Bani Adam as Kati
  • Mehdi Koushki as Siavash
  • Emad Emami as Ali
  • Shirin Aghakashi as Esmat
  • Mojtaba Pirzadeh as Majid
  • Sahra Asadollahi as Mojgan
  • Ehteram Boroumand as Mrs. Shahnazari
  • Sam Valipour as Sadra

 


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