Jacob Kirby (Director)

The Ashes (Las Cenizas)

Family, Drama, Road Movie

What's this film about?
In the wake of a domestic tragedy, a turbulent pair of siblings travel to Cuba in hopes of finding peace with their estranged father in his home-land.

In 50 words or less, what's this film about?
Traveling to Cuba with a close group of friends to cover the opening of the American Embassy. We wrote the story while we were traveling and scheduled extra time in Viñales for production.

What's your connection to Mississippi?  If you don't have one, why did you submit your film to Crossroads?
I went to school in Savannah, Georgia and really enjoy the south. I've heard a lot of good things about crossroads too!