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The Last Fall


"The Last Fall" is a coming of age sports drama about the difficulties an NFL journeyman faces when trying to transition to life after his playing days are over.


Director(s): Matthew A. Cherry

Executive Producer(s): Ellis Hobbs, Monique Hobbs, Matthew A. Cherry, Lance Gross

Producer(s): Nikki Love, Scott Hebert

Screenwriter(s): Matthew A. Cherry

Cinematographer: Richard Vialet

Editor(s): Michael Norville, Matthew A. Cherry

Production Designer: Gustaf Aspegren

Sound Designer: Shyam Sundar

Additional Credits: Associate Producer: Dawn "Lucky" Manning, Casting Director: Michelle D. Adams, Production Designer: Gustaf Aspegren, Key Make Up: Starlynn Burden, Sound Mixer: Kirk D. Dwyer

Principal Cast: Lance Gross, Nicole Beharie, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Harry Lennix, Keith David, Darrin Dewitt Henson, Obba Babtunde, Michael Moss, Sayeed Shahidi, Sinorice Moss

Director Bio


Matthew A. Cherry is a former NFL player turned writer/director. He got his start in 2007 after retiring from the NFL as a production assistant on the CW show "Girlfriends". He is also a music video director for the likes of Jazmine Sullivan, Kindred The Family Soul, Snoop Dogg and Bilal.


Public Film Contact

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Blue Key Management
312 909-1037
6709 La Tijera Blvd #512
Los Angeles


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