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20th Century Women
NAME OF FILM: 20TH CENTURY WOMEN
DIRECTOR(S): Mike Mills
STARRING: Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup and Lucas Jade Zumann
GENRE: Comedy Film
SYNOPSIS: Set in Santa Barbara, the film follows Dorothea Fields (Annette Bening), a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie (newcomer Lucas Jade Zumann, in a breakout performance), at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women in Jamie’s upbringing — via Abbie (Greta Gerwig), a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields’ home, and Julie (Elle Fanning), a savvy and provocative teenage neighbor.
International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) will close its 46th edition on Saturday, February 4, 2017, with the European première of the American film 20th Century Women by Mike Mills.
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