#59. Nobody Walks
Director: Ry Russo-Young
Writer(s): Dunham and Russo-Young
Producers: Jonathan Schwartz (Like Crazy), Andrea Sperling (Kaboom) and Alicia Van Couvering (Tiny Furniture)
Distributor: Rights Available
The Gist: A a driven young artist is a guest at the home of a Hollywood sound
designer and his family as he helps her finish her first film. Their
professional connection triggers a sexual and emotional entanglement
that lays bare the needs, narcissism and questionable morality of
Cast: Olivia Thirlby, Dylan McDermott, John Krasinski, Jane Levy, Rosemarie DeWitt, Rhys Wakefield and Sam Lerner
List Worthy Reasons…: A project we’ve been keeping track of the moment it was mentioned as part of the Sundance labs, two hip and gifted New York based filmmakers putting their powers together in what should be a dialogue rich, fragile and vulnerable friendly kind of love story. Ry Russo-Young’s You Wont Miss Me is best describe as an honest portrait with a melange of styles and we look forward in seeing how the selected actors (Olivia Thirlby, Dylan McDermott, John Krasinski) deal with the material. Here’s an idea of the what the most used DVD library items you’d find on Russo-Young’s shelf.
Release Date/Status?: World Film Festival premiere to take place at Sundance, distribution pick-up and release for 2012 is a certified guarantee.