Dirty Robber helped bring Travon Free’s vision to life in time for awards season

Writer Travon Free (right) and Dirty Robber creative director Martin Desmond Roe holding their Oscars for Best Live Action Short Film
Two Distant Strangers won Best Live Action Short Film at Sunday’s Academy Awards.
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By Erik Oster

10 mins ago

Working in between production shut down regulations, a creative production company collaborated with an emerging filmmaker to complete an Oscar-winning short film just in time for awards season.