Alina  USA/ Russia / 2017 / 90 mins

Alina befriends Maria, a part-time bartender and hostess with whom she forms a strong bond. Alina is welcomed by an old model friend and is invited to move in with her and her roommate. She finds a freedom she never experienced and becomes immersed in the party scene, trying everything from sex to drugs until things go sour.

With the help of Maria, Alina discovers a raucous, loving Italian family who eventually assists her in her search. Through the family's help, she discovers her father’s true identity and the secret her mother has been keeping from her. Soon enough, she is able to reconnect her past and discover what real friendship and love is.

Alina is the first fiction film by celebrated indie exhibitor, distributor producer and father of the Midnight Movie, Ben Barenholtz

Rating: 18 years and over


About Ben Barenholtz

Showtimes

Friday, December 15 / 1:45pm

Baha Mar, Theater 2

Saturday, December 16 / 4:15pm

Baha Mar, Theater 2

Credits

Director

Ben Barenholtz

Screenwriter

Ben Barenholtz

Producers

Ben Barenholtz, Arnie J. Sawyer

Principal Cast

Darya Ekamasova, Olga N. Bogdanova, David Atrakchi, Grisha Reydler

Language

English, Russian (English Subtitles)



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