|Octavio Gómez Berrios||Jorge|
|Paolo Andino||Choking Man|
|Oliver Barron||Construction Worker|
|Philippe Brenninkmeyer||Germanic Man|
|Marika Daciuk||Rick's Wife|
Ecuadorian immigrant Jorge makes a meager living scrubbing dishes in a Queens, N.Y. diner. Constantly harassed by the restaurant's overbearing manager, Jerry, Jorge yearns for romance with the new waitress, Amy . But he's hampered by his severe shyness and the fact that Jerry's also interested in her. While working his life away and dying on the inside, Jorge escapes to a series of vividly imagined fantasy worlds.