Directed by: Gabriel Retes
Actors: Damián Alcázar, Pedro Altamirano and Martin Barraza
Also known as: Pandilleros en la ciudad al desnudo
Description: A gritty tale of survival set (made by Gabriel Retes, who also filmed Mujeres salvajes) against a city ripe with violence and corruption. The Naked City tells the tale of Alfonso and Aurelia, who with their infant daugthter flee the scene of a traffic accident they inadvertently caused, leaving several people seriously injured. On the run, they check into a hotel in a different part of town. By coincidence, or fate, the hotel is about to be attacked by a violent gang, who resume to hold everyone hostage, moving room to room, raping, killing and brutalizing the guests. When they come to Alfonso’s and Aurelia’s room, the young couple must face tough choices, to fight at the risk of losing their lives, or succumb to their attackers perversions.