“In ‘Gringa,’ directed by Marny Eng and E.J. Foerster, a faltering beginning sets a cynical tone. The narrative centers on Marge (Jess Gabor), a bullied teen’s quest to reunite with her estranged father Jackson (Steve Zahn), now a carefree surfer in Mexico. The emotional journey feels rushed, sidelining authentic grief in favor of a swift bond between Marge and her father. Despite the genuine chemistry between Gabor and Zahn, the film’s script struggles with character development and meaningful challenges, resulting in an underwhelming narrative. Visit flixtor 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