The Ochoa family runs a for-profit ambulance in Mexico City, competing with other EMTs for patients in need of urgent help. While making a living in this cutthroat industry, they struggle to keep their financial needs from jeopardizing the people in their care. When a crackdown by corrupt police forces into questionable practices, Midnight Family explores urgent questions around healthcare, the failings of government and the complexity of personal responsibility.
“Portraits of institutional dysfunction don't come much more urgent, and quietly bleak, than this...” - Variety
This film contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.