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Boulevard USA 2014 | 88 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2015

Dito Montiel

DITO MONTIEL (*1965) works as a director, author and musician and became well-known through his films Fighting (2009) and A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006) which won the prize for Best Direction at the 2006 Sundance Festival.

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Robin Williams plays the faithful bank clerk and husband Nolan Mack. For almost 26 years he's done the same job, his wife and he rarely speak nowadays and occupy separate beds. What starts as an aimless drive along a street Nolan has never been down develops into a situation in which he takes a decision that will turn the 60-year old's life upside down. He picks up rent boy Leo (Roberto Aguire) and drives him home. Nolan develops an interest in the young man, who faces massive problems. He would like to help him -- and in doing so loosens bit by bit the fetters of his own previous existence. Boulevard is a subtle, moving drama, with a wonderful last performance from Robin Williams, who died in August 2014.
Orig. Title: Boulevard
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Section: Transatlantic
Tags:
Director: Dito Montiel
Screenplay: Douglas Soesbe
Cast: Robin Williams, Kathy Baker, Roberto Aguire, Giles Matthey, Eleonore Hendricks, Bob Odenkirk, Henry Haggard
Producer: Monica Aguirre Diez Barroso,Ryan Belenzon,Mia Chang,Jeffrey Gelber
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Jimmy Haun, David Wittman
Director of Photography: Chung-hoon Chung
Production Design: Angela Messina, Brit Doyle
Editor: Jake Pushinsky
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Pro-Fun Media
World Sales: Inception Film Partners
Production: Camellia Entertainment
Contact: Inception Film Partners: assistant@inceptionmg.com

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