Sundance Award Winner ‘Midnight Family’ Sells Domestic Rights to 1091 (Exclusive)

Sundance Award Winner ‘Midnight Family’ Sells Domestic Rights to 1091 (Exclusive)
Midnight Family,” an award winning documentary about the struggles of a family in Mexico City, has sold its North American distribution rights to 1091. The indie studio was previously known as the Orchard, but received a new moniker after it was sold by Sony Music Entertainment to a new investment group in January. 1091 plans to release the film theatrically in late summer.

Directed by Luke Lorentzen, the film won the special jury award for cinematography at its premiere in Sundance. It unspools in one of Mexico City’s wealthiest neighborhoods and follows the Ochoa family as they run a private ambulance and compete with other for-profit EMTs for patients in need of urgent help. The family works to maintain the quality of their care while dealing with a bleak financial picture.

The film is a Hedgehog Film production in co-production with No Ficción and was produced by Kellen Quinn and Luke
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