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Beautiful Boy

"Beautiful Boy is a triumph of performance and emotional nuance."
Hannah Headwood, Little White Lies
Starring : Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, Amy Ryan
Director : Felix van Groeningen
ProducerS : Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner
WriterS : Luke Davies, Felix van Groeningen,
Based on the books Beautiful Boy by David Sheff and Tweak by Nic Sheff
SYNOPSIS: Based on two memoirs, one from acclaimed journalist David Sheff and one from his son, Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy is a deeply moving portrait of a family’s unwavering love and commitment to each other in the face of their son’s addiction and his attempts at recovery. As Nic repeatedly relapses, the Sheffs are faced with the harsh reality that addiction is a disease that does not discriminate and can hit any family at any time.
Best Film: Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner
Director: Felix van Groeningen
Adapted Screenplay: Luke Davies, Felix van Groeningen
(Based on the books “Beautiful Boy” by David Sheff and “Tweak” by Nic Sheff)
Leading Actor: Steve Carell
Supporting Actor: Timothée Chalamet
Supporting Actress: Maura Tierney, Amy Ryan
Cinematography: Ruben Impens
Editing: Nico Leunen
Production Design: Ethan Tobman, Jennifer Lukehart
Costume Design: Emma Potter
Make-up and Hair: Jean Black, Frida Aradottir
Sound: Lisa Pinero, Elmo Weber, Jeremy Peirson, Ulrika Akander