Kristen Wiig (The Martian, The Skeleton Twins), Tunde Adebimpe (Rachel Getting Married) and Sebastián Silva star in the provocative new drama
NASTY BABY, available on DVD December 22, 2015, from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. From award-winning filmmaker Sebastián Silva (The Maid), NASTY BABY follows a trio of Brooklyn friends attempting to bring new life into the world until escalating tensions with a menacing neighbor force them into a situation where they may have to do the opposite. Co-starring Alia Shawkat (The Final Girls), NASTY BABY took home the Teddy Award (Best Feature Film) at the 2015 Berlin International Film Festival and was nominated for Best American Feature Film at the 2015 Champs-Élysées Film Festival. Now, viewers everywhere can experience this critically acclaimed festival favorite on DVD, along with revealing bonus features, including audio commentary with Sebastián Silva, Kristen Wiig and Tunde Adebimpe, the making-of featurette “Nasty Baby: Behind the Scenes,” and a photo gallery.
Synopsis: An award-winning favorite by Sebastián Silva (The Maid), NASTY BABY centers on Freddy (Silva), a Brooklyn-based artist who, with his boyfriend, Mo (Tunde Adebimpe), and their best friend, Polly (Kristen Wiig), is trying to have a baby. As this trio deals with the complications of conception and creating the “new normal” family, their bliss is clouded by a series of confrontations with an annoying neighbor who just might be a madman.
NASTY BABY was written and directed by Sebastián Silva, produced by Juan de Dios Larraín (No, Gloria), Pablo Larraín (No, Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus), Charlie Dibe (The Son of an Afghan Farmer, Damsels in Distress), David Hinojosa (Kill Your Darlings, Bluebird) and Julia Oh (Wildlike, Dealin’ with Idiots). Executive producers are Peter Danner, Pape Boye, Violaine Pichon, Sebastián Silva and Christine Vachon. Co-Producer is Alia Shawkat.
It has a run time of approximately 100 minutes and is rated R for sexual content, some disturbing violence, language, drug use and graphic nude images.
DVD Bonus Material:
- Commentary with Sebastián Silva, Kristen Wiig and Tunde Adebimpe
- Nasty Baby: Behind the Scenes
- Photo Gallery