Danny Glover

William Ward


Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage and television for more than 25 years.


What was your experience acting in “From Above” and returning to the same farm house in Waxahachie, Texas where you filmed “Places in the Heart” 30 years ago?


“Waxahachie is symbolic. It's where I launched my career. For that reason it's a sentimental & creative place where I feel inspired & at home.”






Graham Greene

Mr. Mountain


Graham Greene was born on June 22, 1952 in Six Nations Reserve, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Green Mile (1999), Dances with Wolves (1990) and Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995). He has been married to Hilary Blackmore since December 20, 1990. It was his Academy Award–nominated role as Kicking Bird in the 1990 film Dances with Wolves that brought him fame.









Chelsea Ricketts

Venus Redhawk


Chelsea Ricketts is an actress best known for her role Marta Talford on the TV series Lincoln Heights and for her role Britney on the TV series 10 Things I Hate About You.











Mike Wade

William Ward (flashbacks)


Mike feels fortunate to have found his true passion in life. He has studied at the Howard Fine Acting Studio in Hollywood, California and is a graduate of the Joanne Baron/ D.W. Brown Studio in Santa Monica, California.















Ashley Bell



Ashley Bell made her feature film debut in Lionsgate and Strike Entertainment's thriller, The Last Exorcism (2010). Her performance garnered her an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress and an MTV Movie Award nomination, while the film grossed nearly $70 million, worldwide.










Clayton Rohner

Mr. Shelton


Clayton Rohner was born on August 5, 1957 in Palo Alto, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Just One of the Guys (1985), The Relic (1997) and Sometimes They Come Back... for More (1998).













Tantoo Cardinal

Venus Ward Redhawk


Tantoo Cardinal was born on July 20, 1950 in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada as Rose Marie Cardinal. She is an actress and director, known for Dances with Wolves (1990), Legends of the Fall (1994) and Black Robe (1991). She was previously married to John Lawlor and Fred Martin.










Adriana Mather



Adriana Mather won "Best Breakout Actress" for her work as "Vera" in the festival favorite indie film "Eat Spirit Eat" at the 2013 AFI Hamptons film festival. She was also part of the "Best Ensemble Cast" for the same film at the 2013 Orlando Film Festival. In the same year, she lit up the screen as "Betty" in Chasing Shakespeare, where she plays Danny Glover's step daughter.











Justin Alston

Ricky Ward


Justin Alston is an actor, known for J. Edgar (2011), Shrink (2009)

and From Above (2013).













Clarence Gilyard Jr.

Jeremiah Ward


Clarence Gilyard Jr. was born on December 24, 1955 in Moses Lake, Washington, USA as Clarence Darnell Gilyard Jr. He is an actor and director, known for Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), Die Hard (1988) and Top Gun (1986).

“...on a level with THE NOTEBOOK for its love story”

 — CBS Radio review, Dallas International Film Festival





by BITFO  (five stars)

Very well done indie. Beautiful love story. Sure to bring a tear

to your eye.


by Lightningcraft  (five stars)

Couldn’t wait to bring this one home, watched it twice since yesterday, girlfriend loved it too, great performances, love Graham Greene, one of Glover’s best! Not sure why it didn’t show up in theaters, maybe it will now.

Best movie!!!!


by Lunaluneracascabelera  (five stars)

This movie is beyond beautiful! I could watch it over and

over again.



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"From Above" is an award winning, myth-poetic

feature film about two souls so deeply in love with

one another that they are entangled beyond life itself.

Rated: PG

Genre: Drama

Studio: eleven-55 Films

Directed By: Norry Niven

Written By: James Bird

Produced By:

     Loren Baulto

     Norry Niven

     Anya Remizova


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