The Visitor
Coming back to a Greenwich Village flat he rarely uses, Walter Vale (Richard Jenkins), is surprised to find a couple living there. Not squatters but unfortunate victims of a rental scam, they turn out to be illegal aliens, a Syrian percussionist named Tarek (Haaz Sleiman) and his girlfriend Zainab (Danai Gurira ), a Senegalese who makes and sells handcrafted jewelry. As withdrawn from life as Walter is, he slowly finds himself bonding with the couple and lets them stay..

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