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Gus Van Sant

Gerry

103' - 2002 - Mystery, Drama, Adventure - Dialogue: English
Director: Gus Van Sant Composer: Arvo Pärt With: Casey Affleck, Matt Damon
A car meanders along a desert highway. Two men who both call each other Gerry, are driving through the desert regions of Death Valley, travelling towards an unknown destination. At the end of the road, they pull over and set out on foot, presuming they're getting close to what they've come to find. Their first dialogue exchange refers to an intangible “thing” they will find at the end of the trail. After a spontaneous footrace, they opt to forget “the thing” and head back, but, having stepped off the main path to avoid the tourists, they find that they have lost their way and are alone in the wild, without food, water, or other provisions. The harder they try to find their way back to their car, the deeper they dig themselves into the desert.

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Credits

Director

Gus Van Sant

Composer

Arvo Pärt

With

Casey Affleck, Matt Damon

Scenario

Gus Van Sant, Casey Affleck, Matt Damon

Director of Photography

Harris Savides

Editor

Casey Affleck, Matt Damon, Gus Van Sant

Producer

Dany Wolf

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

Argentina

Year

2002

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