The time-travel drama is directed by Stefon Bristol and co-written by Frederica Bailey.
Netflix just previewed its first trailer for a new time-travel drama “See You Yesterday,” produced by Spike Lee. The film is directed by Lee’s protégé, Stefon Bristol and co-written by Frederica Bailey.
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“See You Yesterday” follows two Brooklyn teenage science prodigies — Claudette “C.J.” Walker (Eden Duncan-Smith) and Sebastian J, Thomas (Dante Crichlow) — as they attempt to go back in time to save CJ’s brother, Calvin (Rapper Astro), from being wrongfully shot by a police officer.
Check out the trailer below.
High school best friends and science prodigies C.J. and Sebastian spend every spare minute working on their latest homemade invention: backpacks that enable time travel. But when C.J.’s older brother Calvin dies after an encounter with police officers, the young duo decide to put their unfinished tech to use in a desperate bid to save Calvin.
The movie, which is based on a 2017 short of the same name, is set to launch May 17 on Netflix after its premiere on May 3rd at the Tribeca Film Festival.