The 57th New York Film Festival presented Wasp Network, staring Penelope Cruz, Edgar Ramirez, Garcia Bernal, Wagner Moura, Ana de Armas, Leonardo Sbaraglia. The film is directed by Olivier Assayas.
In the early nineties, a small group of Cuban defectors in Miami established a spy web to infiltrate anti-Castroist terrorist groups carrying out violent attacks on Cuban soil.
Olivier Assayas (Carlos) brings his customary style and urgency to this unexpected subject in a nuanced, gripping saga. The director and cast talked about the film.