The Maid (La nana-2009) Enters USA on October 16th 2009

The highly acclaimed film “La Nana” or The Maid is releasing in USA on October 16th, 2009. Director Sebastian Silva has already received Best Film award at Guadalajara Mexican Film Festival-2009 while the leading actress Catalina Saavedra won the Best Actress award

The Maid  (La nana-2009) Enters USA on October 16th 2009
The highly acclaimed film “La Nana” or The Maid is releasing in USA on October 16th, 2009. Director Sebastian Silva has already received  Best Film award at Guadalajara Mexican Film Festival-2009 while the leading actress Catalina Saavedra won the Best Actress award at Cartagena Film Festival-2009 for her superb performance. The movie is made in spanish language. Watch the trailer of The Maid online and enjoy the movie this weekend.

Trailer
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Synopsis
The story of how a maid called Raquel, who has worked for over 20 years in one affluent Chilean household, rediscovers herself. La Nana is an intelligent microcosm of Latin social hierarchy while also focusing on one woman’s journey to free herself from a mental servitude of her own making.

The Maid  (La nana-2009) cast and Crew
Genres: Art/Foreign and Drama
Running Time: 1 hr. 35 min.
Release Date: October 16th, 2009 (limited)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Distributors: Elephant Eye Films
Starring: Mariana Loyola, Alejandro Goic, Catalina Saavedra, Andrea Garcia Huidobro, Claudia Celedon
Directed by: Sebastian Silva
Produced by:     Gregorio Gonzalez, Sebastian Silva, Gregorio Gonzalez
Cinematographers:   Sergio Armstrong
Editors:  Danielle Fillios
Casting Directors:  Cristina Aburto
Art Directors: Pablo González

The Maid - Movie Release
The Maid - Movie Release

Awards and Recognitions:
Cartagena Film Festival-2009
•      Won, Golden India Catalina for Best Actress -Catalina Saavedra
•      Won, Critics Award for Best Film – Sebastián Silva
•      Nominated, Golden India Catalina for Best Film (Mejor Película) -Sebastián Silva

Guadalajara Mexican Film Festival-2009
•      Won, FIPRESCI Prize for Best Film-Sebastián Silva

Sundance Film Festival 2009
•      Won, Special Jury Prize-World Cinema – Dramatic for Catalina Saavedra (acting)
•      Won, Grand Jury Prize-World Cinema – Dramatic-Sebastián Silva

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