A foster family in South Central a few weeks before the city erupts in violence following the verdict of the Rodney King trial in 1992.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for violence, sexual content/nudity, and language throughout.
Did You Know?
Deniz Gamze Ergüven
completed this script around 2011, and intended for it to be her feature film debut, however she was unable to get financing for her project. A friend suggested she try a smaller, more intimate film, which became Mustang
(2015), an Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language Film. The considerable attention gained from that film allowed her the clout to finally get this film off the ground. See more