A Better Life (Una vida mejor)
Director Chris Weitz's (About a Boy
) affecting drama tells the story of a struggling gardener who is determined to move his son out of LA to a new school, away from the gangs that plague the city.
The devoted father comes into possession of a truck that allows him to earn a better income by taking more gardening jobs. But with immigration agents on every corner and vicious gangsters trying to lure his son into a life of crime, it's a constant struggle to survive in such an unforgiving city.