The Immigrant

15 yrs 120 minutes 2013 6.6

Ewa Cybulski and her sister Magda decide to find happiness on the other side of the Atlantic, as so many others did in the early 20th century. When they arrive at Ellis Island doctors discover that Magda is ill and must be held in quarantine. Ewa is forced to leave her sister and go out on Manhattan's unsafe streets. She quickly falls for the charming but cruel Bruno who forces her to prostitution. When Ewa meets Bruno's cousin Orlando, a good-hearted magician, she becomes madly in love with him and Orlando becomes her only chance to escape the nightmare she’s in. The film was nominated for the Golden Palm in Cannes 2013.

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Drama, romance
Director: James Gray
Actor: Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Renner
Country: USA
Language: English