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James White USA 2015 | 88 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2015

Josh Mond

JOSH MOND (*1983) and his production company Borderline Film produced Antonio Campos' Afterschool (2008) and Sean Durkin's Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011). James White is his directorial debut.

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James White (Christopher Abbott) is in his early 20s and drifting through New York. His life consists of parties, drugs, alcohol and chance sexual encounters. After binges, he often lies around for days recovering on his mother's couch. James' mother is recuperating from cancer and seems to be well on the way to recovery. But then she has a major relapse and the pressure on James increases: either he pulls himself together and at last takes on some responsibility -- or he carries on as before, with the risk that he will ruin his life completely. James White is a powerful, raw family drama that won the Next Winner audience prize at this year's Sundance Festival.
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Orig. Title: James White
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Section: Transatlantic
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Director: Josh Mond
Screenplay: Josh Mond
Cast: Cynthia Nixon, Christopher Abbott, David Call, Makenzie Leigh, Scott Mescudi, Ron Livingston
Producer: Antonio Campos,Sean Durkin,Melody C. Roscher
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Scott Mescudi
Director of Photography: Matyas Erdely
Production Design: Jade Healy, Scott Kuzio
Editor: Matthew Hannam
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Format: dcp
Printsource: Sata Cissokho
German Distributor:
World Sales: Memento Films International
Production: Borderline Films; Relic Pictures
Contact: Sata Cissokho, Memento Films International: sata@memento-films.com

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