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When a white woman and African American man, both in their 70’s, meet by chance one night, they feel an instant romantic connection. As they get acquainted, they’re shocked to realize they’d been childhood friends long ago, but the racism of a previous era had kept them apart.

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Directors: Anya Adams Writers: Travis Viera - Liden Producers: Gerry Pass, Composer: John Vaughn; Editor: Morgan Neville;  Key cast: Michael Learned, John Wesley, Paige Herschell

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Student project: No Completion date: 2018-12-15 Shooting format: Digital Aspect ratio: Film color: Color First-time filmmaker: Yes

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Directed by: 
Anya Adams
Writing credits: 
Story by: Gerry Pass Screenplay by: Travis Viera - Liden
Michael Learned as Lee Marston John Wesley as Ben Hancock Paige Herschell as Waitress JC Henning - Stuffy Old Lady
Produced by: 
Gerry Pass
Music by: 
John Vaughn
Cinematography by: 
Jacob Pinger
Film Editing by: 
Morgan Neville
Casting by: 
Gerry Pass
Production Design by: 
Liz Sherrier
Set Decoration by: 
Liz Sherrier
Costume Design by: 
Andrea Federman
Makeup Department: 
Alejandro Galindo
Production Management: 
Kerry Mondragon Salvatore Sclafani
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