30.09. - 09.10.2021

Explicit Ills USA 2008 | 87 min | OV | Colour | FF 2009

Mark Webber

Mark Webber, born in 1980, actor, writer and director. Has appeared in over 25 films including“Storytelling” by Todd Solondz, “Broken Flowers” by Jim Jarmush and “The Hottest State” by Ethan Hawke. “Explicit Ills” is his first time directing.

rated for 0 + years
The four subplots of actor Mark Webber’s directing debut centre on love, drugs and poverty. Seven-year-old Babo has asthma. His neighbour Demetrius dreams of climbing up the social ladder. Art student Michelle has an affair with her dealer. Kaleef and Jill’s marriage is crumbling while their teenage son wants to participate in a muscleman contest. Set in Philadelphia, against the backdrop of a collapsing health care system, this episode film presents a kaleidoscope of life dreams. Co- Produced by Jim Jarmush.


Original title: Explicit Ills
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Mark Webber
Screenplay: Mark Webber
Cast: Paul Dano, Rosario Dawson, Lou Taylor Pucci, Tariq Trotter
Producer: Sol Tryon, Liz Destro
Director of Photography: Patrice Lucien Cochet
Music: Khari Mateen
Production Design: Michael Grasley
Editor: Jay Rabinowitz
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: DigiBeta
German Distributor:
World Sales: Peace Arch Entertainment, 4640 Admiralty Way, # 710, CA 90292 Marina Del Rey, USA, Tel: 310 776 7200, email:
Production: Mangusta Productions


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