|Director: Scott A. Galeski & Joseph Johnston |
United States, 2010, 26min
Format: Digital (screening) - HD DVD (shooting)
Festival Year: 2012
Category: Short Narrative
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|Cast: ||Timothy A. King, Steven Mattes, Richard Green, Mohamed 'Seattle' Alkhalaf, Robert Montgomery, Ryan Patrick, James Buttson, Rodney Baker, Jeffery Stergalas, Noel Galeski, Scott A. Galeski|
|Crew: ||Producers: Scott A. Galeski - Cinematographer: Peter Johnston|
The Wayne County Detroit Jail comes to life as five inmates lives collide as they battle the justice system and themselves. The Tank is true to life in the day to day operations of a big city jail. The Tank will you a ride that you will not see coming. Writer / Director / Producer Scott A. Galeski casted an ensamble of Real ex-convicts, gang members and law enforcement officials that brings dark and realistic undertones of lock up.
Scott A. Galeski is a veteran Police Detective from Downriver Detroit who spent several years undercover in Detroit's narcotic underground. Galeski has taken his experiences and transformed them into award winning projects. Galeski is best known for using real ex-convicts, gang members and everyday citizens in his casts. Galeski's unique insight brings a sometimes harsh reality of our social climate.
Joseph Johnston, a film graduate from Alma College has been nominated and won several awards for his direction of "The Tank" , "Fatima's Ghost" and "Let's All Go to the Movies". In 2008 Johnston's production company Uranum City Films, teamed up with Galeski's Ring of Fire Entertainment and has continued to bring entertainment to the Independent Film scene.