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211 Ratings

La zona

Directed by Rodrigo Plá
Mexico, 2007
Thriller, Drama


Residents of an enclosed neighborhood in the middle of Mexico DF are shocked by a violent crime, and for one resident in particular, young Alejandro, the drama is ratcheted up when he encounters the lone kid who escaped the event and is hiding out within the neighborhood’s borders.

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La zona Directed by Rodrigo Plá

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2007 | 3 wins including: Best Film (Award of the City of Rome)

Toronto International Film Festival

2007 | Winner: International Critics' Award (FIPRESCI)

San Francisco International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Best Feature Film (Audience Award)

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