The Train


Drama | Short | 9 min 30 sec

A preoccupied young man reluctantly agrees to take some time from his busy day to meet his girlfriend’s grandfather (Academy Award Winner Eli Wallach). He learns how life can change in a moment.

About the Artist

Asher Grodman

Asher Grodman is an actor, director, screenwriter and producer. He holds a Master’s of Fine Arts in Acting from the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and a Bachelor’s of Arts in both Film and English from Columbia University in New York City.

He is also the writer/director/producer of the award winning short film “The Train” starring Academy Award Winner Eli Wallach which premiered at the Rhode Island International Film Festival and the Vancouver International Film Festival. Asher Grodman is a proud member of the Screen Actors’ Guild and Actors’ Equity Association



Asher Grodman


Asher Grodman


Asher Grodman

Principal Cast

Eli Wallach | Asher Grodman | Dawn Cantwell

Friday, Feb 24, 2017

Guyon Auditorium


Rhode Island International Film Festival | Providence, Rhode Island | August 4, 2015 | World Premiere | Hearts, Minds, Souls Award

Vancouver International Film Festival | Vancouver, Canada | October 2, 2015 | International Premiere