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THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS

by Lone Scherfig

synopsis

The Kindness of Strangers is a contemporary drama following a disparate ensemble of characters, all in their own way struggling to survive in a New York City winter, who find laughter, love and kindness in each other. 

international title: The Kindness of Strangers
original title: The Kindness of Strangers
working title: Secrets of the Russian Tea Room
country: Denmark, Canada, Sweden, Germany, France
sales agent: HanWay Films
year: 2019
genre: fiction
directed by: Lone Scherfig
film run: 100'
screenplay: Lone Scherfig
cast: Zoe Kazan, Tahar Rahim, Andrea Riseborough, Caleb Landry Jones, Bill Nighy, Jay Baruchel, David Dencik, Daniel Kash
cinematography by: Sebastian Blenkov
film editing: Cam McLauchlin
art director: Carol Spier
costumes designer: Louize Nissen
music: Andrew Lockington
producer: Malene Blenkov, Sandra Cunningham
co-producer: Robin Cass, Tomas Eskilsson, Patrick Ryborn
executive producer: Mark Beilby, Tyson Bidner, Thomas Gammeltoft, Tim Hegarty, Christina Kubacki, Dagur Kári, Ole Christian Madsen, Peter Nadermann, Gavin Poolman, Andrea Scarso, Peter Touche
line producer: Kristina Kornum, Deborah Bayer Marlow, Stephen Traynor
production: Creative Alliance, Unlimited Stories, Nadcon Film GmbH, D'Artagnan, Film i Väst, WDR Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ARTE France Cinéma, Strada Films (CA)
backing: The Danish Film Institute (DK), Telefilm Canada (CA), Danmarks Radio (DK), Ontario Creates (CA), Copenhagen Film Fund (DK), Swedish Film Institute (SE), Nordisk Film & TV Fond (NO), Entertainment One, Ingenious Senior Film Fund (GB)
distributor: SF Studios