Directed by Henry Barrial
PIG is a mind-bending sci-fi thriller in the tradition of Mement, "a riveting adventure of confusion and Identity" (Cleveland Plain Dealer).
A man (Rudolf Martin, NCIS) wakes up alone in the middle of the desert with a black hood on his head and his hands tied behind his back. He has no idea who he is or how he got there. The only clue to his identity- -a piece of paper in his pocket with the name "Manny Elder" written on it--sends him to Los Angeles where things are not what they seem and clues lead to something bigger and more unusual than he could have ever imagined.
A wildly entertaining shocker that has won festival awards around the world - PIG is a classic in the making.
"A brilliant sci-fi thriller...that catches you by surprise and lingers in the mind long after the final fade out. The most provocative film I saw at the Palm Springs International Film Festival."
- Robin E Simmons, DESERT STAR WEEKLY
"A riveting adventure of confusion and identity. Barrial has crafted a first-rate mystery-thriller with sci-fi elements [providing] twists-a-plenty""
- Clint O'Connor, CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER
"A great indie flick. It's part drama, science fiction, and thriller all tightly wrapped into one captivating mystery. Pig is an impeccably crafted indie gem that genre fans need to see. Highly recommended.""
- Craig Hamann, CULTCUTS MAGAZINE
"A splendidly crafted...conceptually ambitious thriller.""
- GATEWAY CINEFILES
"A great psychological thriller with a surprising end [that] is completely unexpected and very clever. An emotional, turn-twisting story.""
- Kay Shackleton, EXAMINER
"Looking for the next Memento, Seconds, or Primer? The next twisty brain teaser flick to get excited for is Pig.""
Feature Film - Sci-Fi-London
Best Sci-Fi Feature - Phoenix Film Festival
Best Sci-Fi Feature - Shriekfest
Best Sci-Fi Feature - Chicon 7: World Science Fiction Convention
Best Feature Film - Thriller! Chiller! Film Festival
Best Sci-Fi Feature - Shockerfest
Best Feature Film - Athens International Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival
Best Director - Athens International Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival
Best Screenplay - Athens International Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival
Best Editing - Boston Science Fiction Film Festival
Interested in bringing Pig to your school or library? If you'd like to have an in-class viewing, on-campus screening, or purchase the DVD for your library's collection, please contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880 with your request.
Pig may also be available with Public Performance Rights (PPR) and Digital Site Licensing (DSL) for colleges and universities. To purchase the DVD with PPR or DSL, please contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880. Click here to learn more at Kino Lorber Edu.
RT' @MBCinema': THE LAST RESORT by' @dennisscholl' &' @kareemtabsch' has its South Beach debut on Friday, March 01 at MBC, 7pm, featuring a Q&A w…
This is Marilyn Weiss. She went to see THE LAST RESORT at' @MoviesofDelray' and discovered that a photo of her mother…' https://t.co/m5Q9c4akVI'
Congratulations to' @XavierLegrand's' CUSTODY on winning four César Awards including Best Film! Proud to have release…' https://t.co/OesLarhkpu'
RT' @la_Biennale': Bravo' @XavierLegrand'! His #JusquALaGarde, Silver Lion at the #BiennaleCinema2017, won the #César2019 Award for Best Film:…
RT' @THR': 'Custody' wins Best Film at the Cesar Awards' https://t.co/BiOb9pJHOT'' https://t.co/wfRSTYbq8B'
RT' @Occasionlcritic': Just in time for Oscar night, my convo with one of the documentary nominees. Film screens Mon 3/11' @BrattleTheatre' Fil…
RT' @filmcenter': Just 14 days till the largest festival of European cinema in North America--but who's counting? OK, we definitely are; we'r…
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming May 7th on DVD & Blu-ray! Tha Man Who Haunted Himself (1970) Starring Roger Moore - Co-Written and Produced by…
Listen to' @talalderki', director of the Academy Award-nominated documentary OF FATHERS AND SONS, discuss filming und…' https://t.co/MwB0xbl9fv'
Inquiries & Press
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871
Press & Media
For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing email@example.com or calling 212-629-6880.