Two Distant Strangers (2020)
Digital Premiere Date2021-04-16
Movie RatedAll Ages
Travon Free, Martin Desmond RoeProducer(s) :
Chris Uettwiller, Lawrence Bender, Jesse Williams, Sean Combs
Joey Bada$$, Andrew Howard, Zaria, Mona Sishodia, Cameron Early, Jeremy Rivette, Trevor Morgan, Jeff Bragg, Ana González, Timmy Hall, Sterling Temple Howard, Annie Hsu, Shane J Kroll, Aizhan Lighg, Michael Moravek, Lazarus Tate
Cinematographer (DoP) :
Jessica YoungMusic Director :
Production House :
Dirty Robber, NowThis, Six Feet Over
In "Two Distant Strangers," cartoonist Carter James' repeated attempts to get home to his dog are thwarted by a recurring deadly encounter that forces him to relive the same awful day over and over again.
Two Distant Strangers is a 2020 American short science-fiction drama film written by Travon Free and directed by Free and Martin Desmond Roe. Nominated for the 2021 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film, the film examines the deaths of black Americans during encounters with police through the eyes of a character trapped in a time loop that keeps ending in his death.