Film - Homage | CineMerit Award Bryan Cranston Filmfest 2017


Directed by Brad Furman


Director: Brad Furman
Section: Homage | CineMerit Award Bryan Cranston
Country: USA
Year: 2016
Language: English
Version: Original version
Cast: Bryan Cranston, John Leguizamo, Diane Kruger, Yul Vazquez, Benjamin Bratt



Bryan Cranston as government agent Robert Mazur: a brilliant con posing as money-laundering businessman Bob Musella, trying to infiltrate the drug cartel around Pablo Escobar, aided by partners Emir Abreu and Kathy Ertz, who poses as his fiancée. They manage to make friends with Escobar’s confidante Roberto Alcaino and his wife. Mazur is plying a high-stakes game, where failure means death and his own family may be at risk. Things come to a head at the fake wedding to his fake fiancée. Based on the real Robert Mazur, who helped bust 100 drug lords and bring down the Bank of Credit and Commerce International.

Meet the director


Brad Furman

Brad Furman was born in Philadelphia, PA and attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He shot his debut feature THE TAKE 2007, followed by THE LINCOLN LAWYER (2011, also with Cranston) and RUNNER RUNNER (2013).


Screenplay: Ellen Brown Furman
Original Material: Robert Mazur
Director of Photography: Joshua Reis
Film Editor: Luis Carballar, Jeff McEvoy, David Rosenbloom
Composer: Chris Hajian
Production Designer: Crispian Sallis
Costume Design: Dinah Collins
Producer: Paul M. Brennan, Brad Furman, Miriam Segal, Don Sikorski
Production Company: George Films, Good Films
Co-Producer: Paula Turnbull, Matt Ruskin, Jess Fuerst, Nicole Boccumini
Distributor: Paramount Pictures Germany GmbH