French contemporary artist, Buro 24/7 Middle East favourite JR has given an exclusive teaser to his Instagram followers. The famed creative took to the social media platform to share a look at his new short film project starring the iconic actor, Robert De Niro.

“Proud to share the poster of my new short movie ELLIS! Preview at the New Yorker Festival on October 4th” JR wrote on Instagram, posting the new movie poster image (pictured above). Written by Eric Roth, ELLIS spotlights the gateway into NYC for refugees to enter America between 1892 and 1954 – the uncharted terrorities of Ellis Island in New York Harbor. Stay tuned for a first look at the new short on Buro 24/7 Middle East...