Breaking Glass will release Oscar-nominated writer-director Yan England’s (“Henry”) awarding-winning, psychological thriller 1:54.
NAME OF FILM: 1.54
DIRECTOR(S): Yan England
STARRING: Antoine Olivier Pilon, Sophie Nélisse
GENRE: Thriller Film
SYNOPSIS: 1:54 follows Tim, a shy sixteen-year-old athlete, who is gifted with a natural athletic ability for running. However, the last four years of high school have been tough on him because of Jeff and his crew. In his last year of high school, Tim is sick and tired of feeling like a loser, and wants to shine for once. He decides to stand up to Jeff by dethroning him in the 800m championship, the event Jeff is known for in school. But behind the competition and rivalry, a secret is wreaking havoc. Soon, Tim finds himself pushed to the edge because of the pressure he endures where human limits reach the point of no return.
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Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) announced the Award Winners for its 35th Anniversary Celebration of Flickers, on Sunday, August 13th.
Young audiences will delve into current and relatable topics through a slate of films, and participate in a variety of film-related events, at the sixth annual TIFF Next Wave Film Festival, running from February 17 to 19, 2017.
The Chicago International Film Festival today announced the films selected for the New Directors Competition category, celebrating first- and second-time feature filmmakers, and the nearly fifty short films selected to screen in a series of seven Short Film programs.
Adding to its commitment to Canadian creators, the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) announced 22 Canadian feature films in two series, Canadian Images and Future//Present.
The Israeli black comedy One Week and a Day by Asaph Polonsky, Asghar Farhadi’s The Salesman are among the first twenty-five feature films announced for the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival.