OT: Nowhere Boy
Sam Taylor-Wood // United Kingdom, Canada, 2009
Fiction Feature // FF2010
A lonely teenager, curious and sharp, growing up in the shattered city of Liverpool. Two incredible women clash for his love: Mimi the formidable aunt who raised him and Julia, the spirited mother who gave him inspiration. Yearning for a normal family, John escapes into music. His fledgling genius finds a kindred spirit in the young Paul McCartney. But just as John’s new life begins the truth about his past leads to a tragedy he would never escape. Poignant and powerful, the untold story of the boy who created The Beatles.
DirectorSam Taylor-Wood (*1967).The british concept-artist and photographermade a short for TV. Her feature film debut was supported by John Lennons widow Yoko Ono.
United Kingdom, Canada
Aaron Johnson, Anne-Marie Duff, Kristin Scott Thomas, David Threlfall
Will Gregory, Alison Goldfrap
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