the neighbors window oscar winning short film

the neighbors’ window (written & directed by academy award-winning filmmaker marshall curry) tells the story of a mother (maria dizzia) who has grown frustrated with her husband (greg keller) and her daily routine. but her life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street and she discovers that she can see into their apartment. (marshall curry's other films)

note: there are quiet scenes that work much better with headphones if you watch on a computer.

"packs a powerful emotional punch... a model of economical storytelling." -the daily beast
"a delicate tale in which envy bleeds into empathy.... unexpected and moving." -filmmaker magazine

written, directed & edited by: marshall curry
starring: maria dizzia, greg keller, and juliana canfield
produced by: jonathan olson & julia kennelly
executive produced by: elizabeth martin
director of photography: wolfgang held
music by: james baxter & the national

this fictional film was inspired by a true story, told by diane weipert on love + radio's "the living room," produced by briana breen and brendan baker. you can hear the original story here:

the neighbors window oscar winning short film