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11 Ratings


Directed by Leon Ichaso
United States, 2001
Biography, Drama


Benjamin Bratt stars in the true story of the late Latino poet-playwright-actor Miguel Pinero, whose creative and turbulent life was cut short at the age of 40. After a difficult childhood, he took to the New York City streets in the 1970s.

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Piñero Directed by Leon Ichaso

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2002 | Winner: C.I.C.A.E. Award (Panorama)

National Board of Review

2001 | Winner: Special Recognition

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