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3.2
24 Ratings

Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

Directed by Sam Fleischner
United States, 2013
Drama

Synopsis

“Stand Clear of the Closing Doors” is the story of Ricky, a 13-year-old boy with autism, and his mother, Mariana. An undocumented immigrant from Mexico, Mariana works long days cleaning houses while Ricky, deeply imaginative but painfully isolated, struggles to cope.

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Stand Clear of the Closing Doors Directed by Sam Fleischner

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Supporting Female

National Board of Review

2014 | Winner: Top Ten Independent Films

Tribeca Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Best Narrative Feature - Special Jury Mention

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