A notorious Mexican cartel at the height of its power is brought down by a mole from a rival gang. The patriarch of the cartel, though ruthless in business is only tender and loving to his only daughter. As a child she witnesses the murder of her father by a trusted member of the inside circle. The girl barely escapes and goes into exile. Years later, the girl grows up into a strong willed woman who plans revenge on the new cartel leader run by the traitor. The cattle has overrun the government and has gotten out of control, it's violent strong arm leaving a trail of bloodlust leaving the country in disarray and fear. The girl along with a band of rogue militants infiltrate the cartel bringing an onslaught of their own brand of unforgiving violence to slowly cripple the evil empire and to bring about avenge the death of her father.
South32 Kari Bian Film Company:
SOUTH32 Executive Producer: Kari BianDirector: Cameron Van HoyKari Bian and Cameron Van Hoy are back with another exciting feature film project, agangster movie entitled South32 ! Following the success of their award-winning film,David & Fatima , expectations are high for what this talented team will bring to the gangster film genre. Award-winning Executive Producer Kari Bian received the well-earned distinction ofthe Mondavi Award for Peace and Cultural Understanding at the 2008 Napa-SonomaWine Country Film Festival as well as the World Cinema Award for the 2009 DCIndependent Film Festival for the beautifully nuanced film, David & Fatima . CameronVan Hoy starred in that film, as well as serving as an associate producer. The magicwoven by their partnership continued the following year with the inspirationaldocumentary, Secrets of Life . It will be exciting to see what the collaboration bringsnext.The seed for South32 has been germinating ever since that first collaboration. BothBian and Van Hoy have been wanting to do a gangster film for years because of it’spotential to entertain and bring enjoyment to a broad audience. They starteddiscussing the possibility and brainstorming story ideas while working together onDavid & Fatima , and now those dreams are about to come to fruition in South32 , thestory of a notorious Mexican cartel that is brought down, at the height of it’s power, bya mole from a rival gang.As they did with David & Fatima , Kari Bian and Cameron Van Hoy promise to weavea complex story of action and deceit, of romance and intrigue, into a film that willcause the audience to leave not only thoroughly entertained, but also stirred by thethought-provoking relationships between complicated characters. Anyone who hasseen David & Fatima will understand that Bian and Van Hoy’s dedication todeveloping characters who fight stereotypes with brutal realism is evidence of asensibility that is likely to make South32 much more than an ordinary gangster movie.South32 is going to be big. While the secrets of this developing story are still beingcarefully guarded, there is talk of star-power such as Cher and Mel Gibson bringingtalent and international appeal to this film. Stay tuned to this blog to watch thedevelopment of South32 -- the exciting making of a new classic.