New York native Reinaldo Marcus Green is a writer, director, and producer. His films have premiered at prestigious film festivals around the world. His most recent film Stop made its premiere at Sundance 2015, and his previous short, Stone Cars, had its international premiere as an official Cinefondation selection at the Festival de Cannes 2014, as well as winning the Grand Jury Prize at Le Temps Presse Festival (juried by Jane Campion, Gus Van Sant, Gael Garcia Bernal, Gaspar Noe, Mira Nair, and Wim Wenders). It went on to screen at numerous film festivals around the world including Telluride and the Los Angeles Film Festival; it is currently available on HBO GO. As a graduate film student at NYU’s Tisch School, Reinaldo was recognized as a Wasserman Award Finalist, and earned some of the highest awards in the NYU film program, including the 2014 Media Services Producing Award and the 2014 Honorarium Award from the Princess Grace Foundation.
A young man’s livelihood is put to the test when he gets profiled and stopped by the police on his way home from practice.