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James White 2016 15

85 mins USA Director. Josh Mond

Christopher Abbott (Girls) is superb as the title character in this absorbing drama about a hedonistic New Yorker who has to grow up very fast. Still reeling from the death of his father, James quickly discovers his mother (Cynthia Nixon) is also gravely ill, and an unanticipated world of responsibilities has suddenly landed in his lap.

Produced by the team behind Martha Marcy May Marlene and Simon Killer, James White is directed by Josh Mond, the last member of the Borderline Films collective to direct his own film. As with their other films it’s a highly assured and auspicious production, anchored around the interplay between its two lead performers, who deliver stunning and starkly memorable performances.

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Directed by

Josh Mond

Featuring

Leigh Mackenzie

David Call

Cynthia Nixon

Christopher Abbott

Genres

Drama

Collection

Discoveries American Indie

Certificate

15 very strong language, strong sex

Released

2016

Country

USA

Language

English

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