FREE RIDE is a crime thriller written and directed by Shana Betz, and based on her true life story. It stars Anna Paquin (The Piano, True Blood, X-Men) as a single mother who moves to Florida and gets pulled into the high-stakes drug trade.
The film served as Betz’s feature directorial debut, and the first film produced by CASM, Paquin’s production company with Stephen Moyer. The cast also including Drea de Matteo, Cam Gigandet, and Liana Liberato.
In search of a better life for her family and desperate to escape her tumultuous relationship, Christina (Paquin) hastily moves to Florida and enters the dangerous world of the high-stakes underground drug scene. She quickly learns that dealing drugs at the height of South Florida’s smuggling heyday has its price. As law enforcement closes in on Christina and her drug operation, she must find a way to salvage the life she has desperately worked to repair before it all comes crashing down.
- via Yahoo