Melissa Leo and Zazie Beetz to star in drama film ‘Shelter.’
Jen Gerber is attached to direct with David Rysdahl as the writer.
David Rysdahl, who is also in the cast as a troubled father who reconnects with his estranged daughter after they find themselves homeless in the middle of a winter storm. Desperate for shelter, the duo returns to his mother’s (Leo) home in rural Minnesota, where they fake an illness in hopes of quickly getting back on their feet. Hala Finley (Man With a Plan) stars as the daughter.