Sinners and Saint


Director - Jerod Willis


Genre - Crime, Drama, Thriller

Duration - 23 minutes

Country - United States

Language - English

Year - 2022



SYNOPSIS : Sinners and Saint follows Tyler as he grapples with living in this unjust society. The short follows the death of Tyler’s brother Dion (Saint) or as he calls him ‘Saint’ at the hands of law enforcement. After Officer Marshall Jefferson, the man who killed Saint is wrongfully acquitted of his crime Tyler decides to take matters into his own hands. Sinners and Saint is a 20-minute short film that looks to capture a feeling most of us have regarding police violence. The film seeks to find the proper solution through Tyler’s experience if there is any.


This film is written, directed, and produced by Freepress Film Festival finalist and Wayne State Senior Jerod Willis. The project was created in partnership will local Detroit actors, videographers, musicians, and graphic designers.


DMOFF AWARD -

Official Selection May 2022