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Washington Heights

Directed by Alfredo De Villa
United States, 2002
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

“Washington Heights” tells the story of Carlos Ramirez, a young illustrator burning to escape the Latino neighborhood of the same name to make a splash in New York City’s commercial downtown comic book scene. When his father, who owns a bodega in the Heights…

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Washington Heights Directed by Alfredo De Villa

Awards & Festivals

Tribeca Film Festival

2002 | Winner: Best Narrative Feature - Special Jury Mention

2002 | Special Mention: Competition

Gotham Awards

2003 | Nominee: Breakthrough Director Award