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Patricia Riggen

Reviews

Friday, May 11 2012

'Girl in Progress' Tries to Be a Sweet But Realistic Coming-of-Age Movie

Girl in Progress struggles to assert itself against a screenplay that centers on an astonishing, miscalculated contrivance. It's rare to see a movie with such potential undermine itself so fully.


Monday, June 16 2008

Under the Same Moon (La Misma Luna)

This film comes harrowingly close to emotional pornography, but somehow never crosses that line.


Wednesday, March 19 2008

Under the Same Moon (La Misma Luna)

Rosario's determination and resilience ground the moral design of Under the Same Moon.


News

Wednesday, March 19 2008

Director says 'Under the Same Moon' addresses reality of life on both sides of the border

Patricia Riggen, who directed "Under the Same Moon," came to the United States for the very reason many Mexican citizens do: opportunity. Here she found


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