‘Lingua Franca’: The Ava DuVernay Produced Drama Gets a First Trailer!! Check It Out!!

Synopsis – Follows the story of an undocumented Filipina trans woman Olivia (Sandoval) who is the live-in caregiver for Olga (Lynn Cohen), an elderly Russian woman in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach neighborhood. Olivia’s main priority is to secure a green card to stay in America, but when she unexpectedly becomes romantically involved with Olga’s adult grandson Alex (Eamon Farren), issues around identity, civil rights and immigration threatens Olivia’s very existence.

Directed – Isabel Sandoval

Starring – Eamon Farren, Lynn Cohen, Lev Gorn

Check out the trailer:




Opens in selected theaters and on Netflix August 26

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