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5 Ratings

August Evening

Directed by Chris Eska
United States, 2008


This graceful drama follows Jaime, an undocumented worker at a Texas chicken farm whose home life is rich with love and happiness. But when tragedy strikes, Jaime and his widowed daughter-in-law, Lupe, must reweave the fabric of their family.

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August Evening Directed by Chris Eska

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2008 | Winner: John Cassavetes Award

2008 | Nominee: Best Male Lead

Los Angeles Film Festival

2007 | 2 wins including: Best Narrative Feature

Gotham Awards

2008 | Nominee: Breakthrough Actor

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