Hanway Films

Land Of Plenty

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Land of Plenty


HanWay Collection


 

Directors               
Wim Wenders

Cast
Max Beesly
John Diehl
Shaun Toub

Hanway Drama

"Unmistakably the effort of an enduringly distinctive and important filmmaker“ Los Angeles Times

Paul, a Vietnam Vet with war trauma re-triggered by 9/11, drives the streets of Los Angeles searching for terrorists he is sure will strike again. Michelle Williams (BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN), plays his liberal niece Lana, who has come to California from Palestine to work at a homeless mission. When they witness the drive-by shooting of a Middle Eastern hobo, they decide to investigate together, despite opposing points of view. A thoughtful look at post-9/11 America.

WINNER: UNESCO Award at Venice Film Festival. NOMINEE: Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival

USA | English | 2004 | 123 min