Downrange (2017)

Director: Ryûhei Kitamura
Writer: Ryûhei Kitamura, Joey O’Bryan
Cast: Kelly Connaire, Stephanie Pearson, Rod Hernandez, Anthony Kirlew, Alexa Yeames, Jason Tobias
Part of: /slash 1/2 Filmfestival
Seen on: 5.5.2018

Todd (Rod Hernandez) and Sara (Alexa Yeames) are carpooling with Jodi (Kelly Connaire), Keren (Stephanie Pearson), Jeff (Jason Tobias) and Eric (Anthony Kirlew). They barely know each other, but they are headed in the same direction and gas is expensive. Their trip comes to an abrupt stop when they blow a tire in the middle of nowhere. But that turns out to be the least of their problems: as they start changing the tire, somebody starts shooting at them – and there’s nowhere to hide.

Downrange was the best film of that particular festival evening. It’s not great, but it’s solid and doesn’t have a single boring second.

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