Road to Damascus
Road to Damascus – Synopsis
Road to Damascus 2021 DVD Cover. Francis (Frank Red), who is drowning in debt and trying to stay sober, is unraveling.
As Francis’ roommate, Shelly (Becky Killerson), a transgender worker with her own addictions, goes missing, he joins the search. He is plunged headlong into her private life and horror history, unintentionally joining Shelly’s Pimp, Vic, in a crime network (Jordan Curtis).
Francis, aided by Barry (Denzel Moore), a mid-level enforcer, continues to reveal deadly secrets, raising tensions.
The quest for Shelly quickly devolves into an attempt to find sense in the face of oblivion. Within the framework of a procedural crime thriller, this ensemble drama addresses themes of corporate greed and toxic masculinity. The film authentically portrays metropolitan mid-western violence and suffering, drawing extensively on the directors’ and actors’ personal perspectives, in an attempt to accurately reflect and better engage with under-served populations.