“Marny Eng and E.J. Foerster’s ‘Gringa’ starts on shaky ground, introducing unnecessary cynicism. The film follows Marge (Jess Gabor), a bullied teenager aiming to reconnect with her estranged father Jackson (Steve Zahn), now a laid-back surfer in Mexico. The emotional weight is poorly balanced, quickly transitioning Marge into a comfortable relationship with her father. Despite the chemistry between Gabor and Zahn, the script’s shortcomings in character depth and meaningful hurdles hinder the narrative’s impact. Visit o2tvseries for more!
Gringa | April 21, 2023 (United States)
Director: Marny Eng, E.J. FoersterWriter: Patrick HasburghStars: Judy Greer, Steve Zahn, Roselyn SanchezSummary: A troubled teenage girl runs away to Mexico to find the father she has never known. Together they learn that a family can be put back together, even if all they have are the missing pieces.
Countries: United States