Montana International Film Festival | Billings, MT Sept 19-23, 2018

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Inner City Rats

Art House Cinema, Sept 21 | 1:30 pM

Directed by Sam Garcia Southern | Montana Premiere | USA, 73 mins

Q&A with the director after the film.

Inner City Rats follows a set of young misfits, petty thieves, and low level criminals. Structured as an album, each track weaves together glimpses into the lives of New York City’s “rats”.


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Short film Churros directed Emilie Blythe McDonald (13 min, USA) will play before Inner City Rats.

CHURROS is a dramatic short film about Jo-Jo, a 15 year-old Mexican-American boy who lives with his street vendor single mother and little sister in Brooklyn. He break-dances with a crew and dreams of being “the illest” b-boy in the world, but a local gangster attempts to lure him away. One night, Jo-Jo is forced to make one of the most important decisions of his life.