A documentary/narrative hybrid filmed and scripted around true events between 2015-2019.

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A teen HACKER SEEKING REVENGE FOR HIS FATHER'S MURDER,
A YOUNG ACTIVIST, AN INTERNET CONSPIRACY VLOGGER,
AND AN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE PROGRAMMER BECOME PAWNS
IN A PLOT TO DERAIL THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS. 
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THE STORY

Filmed and scripted around true events between 2015-2019, AMERICAN THIEF straddles fiction and documentary as its protagonists become pawns in a plot to derail the 2016 presidential elections. 

Toncruz, a teenage hacker, wants to avenge his father's murder while fellow-hacker, Diop, wants to fight for justice. Paul, a disgruntled internet vlogger known as "Man in the Van" and Toncruz are contacted by an Unidentified User on the deep web who claims he can provide them with the truth. Meanwhile, an artificial intelligence programmer observes what unfolds as she fails to contain the monster she’s created. A fast-paced action/thriller that integrates fictional characters with real events creating an intense tale of a dystopian conspiracy that will keep you transfixed.

 

IN THE PRESS

BROADWAY WORLD

Hackers And Conspiracies Abound In The Thriller AMERICAN THIEF

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HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

The eclectic indie film showcase is defying the pandemic with a hybrid event that offers in-person screenings and virtual viewings with strict guidelines: "No stopping, no rewinding, no watching some other time."

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FILM PULSE

This year’s Indie Memphis Film Festival is gearing up to kick off its first virtual edition and today the preliminary lineup has been announced.

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MORNING SENTINEL

WATERVILLE — This year’s Maine International Film Festival in Waterville will include the world premiere of the film “American Thief,” which will serve as the event’s centerpiece.

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Directed by Miguel Silveira | Produced by Michel Stolnicki | Executive Producers Aron

Koen, Charles Martinez, Jonathan Gray, Brian Devine, Mayra Auad and Mario Peixoto | Written by

Miguel Silveira, Michel Stolnicki & Missy Hernandez | Starring Xisco Maximo Monroe, Khadim

Diop, Ben Becher & Josefina Scaro | Cinematography by John Wakayama Carey | Edited by

Avram Dodson | Original Music by Francis Rodriguez | TRT 78:01 | Red Color | USA | 2020

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