THE NEIGHBORS’ WINDOW tells the story of Alli (Maria Dizzia), a mother of young children who has grown frustrated with her daily routine and husband (Greg eller). But her life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street and she discovers that she can see into their apartment. Inspired by a true story, the film was written and directed by three-time Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker, Marshall curry. Starring tony-nominated Maria Dizzia (Orange is the New Black, 13 Reasons Why, White We’re Young); Greg Keller (Law and Order); and Juliana Canfield (Succession).
About the filmmaker: Marshall Curry is a three-time academy award nominated documentary director, cinematographer, and editor. his films cover a wide range of interests and include STREET FIGHT, about Cory Booker’s first run for mayor of Newark, N.J.; RACING DREAMS, which tells the story of two boys and a girl who dream of becoming NASAR drivers; IF A TREE FALLS: A STORY OF THE EARTH LIBERATION FRONT, which chronicles a radical environmental group; POINT AND SHOOT, about an American who leaves home to join the Libyan revolution; and A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN, about a Nazi rally that filled Madison Square Garden in 1939. his films have won top honors at Sundance and Tribeca, played in theaters and on television around the world, and earned two Emmy nominations and two Writers Guild of America nominations. curry also Executive produced and helped to edit MISTAKEN FOR STRANGERS, a comedy documentary about the indie rock band, the National.
“Packs a powerful emotional punch… A model of economical storytelling.” -The Daily Beast
“A delicate tale in which envy bleeds into empathy…. Unexpected and moving.” -Filmmaker Magazine
“One short that stands apart from the others: “The Neighbors’ Window,” from Oscar-nominated documentary director Marshall Curry, offers a fresh twist on a voyeuristic conceit.” -IndieWire
“So O. Henry you will weep with gratitude. Easily the best narrative short shown at Tribeca in 2019.” -Independent Magazine
“This film is absolute perfection…. With stunning performances, a lovely score, it’s pure and wonderful.” -Reel News Daily
2020 Academy Awards – Best Live Action Short – Nominee