Casa de los babys
Filmfest 2004

"Casa de los Babys“ captures six American women at one of the most emotionally charged moments of their lives - each one on the verge of adopting a baby. Trapped together in an exotic South American motel run by the colorful Senora Munoz, they anxiously wait for the local bureaucracy to process their adoption of newborns from the nearby orphanage. Over the weeks, thery share hope and desperation surrounding their overwhelming desire to have a child. A poignant, sharp, insightful look at clashing cultures, modern maternity and the mystery of fate. “We have a lot of terrific actresses in this country - they only need to be given something interesting to do.” John Sayles

tags: Feature film

Cast: Daryl Hannah, Lili Taylor, Mary Steenburgen, Marcia Gay Harden, Maggie Gyllenhaal


Director: John Sayles