The Kindness of Strangers (film)
|The Kindness of Strangers|
|Directed by||Lone Scherfig|
|Written by||Lone Scherfig|
|Music by||Andrew Lockington|
|Edited by||Cam McLauchlin|
|Distributed by||Entertainment One|
The Kindness of Strangers is an 2019 internationally co-produced drama film, written and directed by Lone Scherfig. It stars Andrea Riseborough, Zoe Kazan, Tahar Rahim, Bill Nighy, Caleb Landry Jones, and Jay Baruchel.
It had its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival on February 7, 2019.
- Andrea Riseborough as Alice
- Tahar Rahim as Mark
- Zoe Kazan as Clara
- Bill Nighy as Timofey
- Caleb Landry Jones as Jeff
- Jay Baruchel as John
In February 2017, it was announced Lone Scherfig would direct the film, from a screenplay she wrote, with HanWay Films, Ingenious Media, Apollo Media, Creative Alliance, Strada Films, Telefilm Canada, Danish Film Insitut, Nadcon, D'Artaganan and Entertainment One serving as producers. In February 2018, Andrea Riseborough, Tahar Rahim and Zoe Kazan joined the cast of the film. In March 2018, Bill Nighy, Caleb Landry Jones and Jay Baruchel joined the cast of the film. In September 2018, it was announced the title was The Kindness of Strangers.
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