A road movie set against the backdrop of the ongoing European refugee crisis. Driving from Paris to London, a young black father faces a moral conflict.
Supported by BFI/Film London's London Calling in 2018, Fortress has since grown in relevance as the situation in the English Channel continues to intensify.
Starring: Vincent Vermignon / Caleb Frederick
Director & Cinematographer: Emile Ebrahim Kelly
Writer: Adam Lane
Producer: Erin Sayder
Editor: Ross Leppard
Colour: Faith Millin @ The Wash
Score: Sam Beste
Production Designer: Greg Bradlaugh
Casting Director: Aisha Bywaters
The film was developed and part funded by BFI / Film London and premiered at LSFF (London Short Film Festival)