A highly acclaimed dark coming-of-age comedy adapted from the 2008 novel of the same name by Joe Dunthorne and stars Paddy Considine, Noah Taylor, Sally Hawkins, Craig Roberts, Yasmin Paige and Gemma Chan. It is featuring original songs by Alex Turner and executive produced by Ben Stiller.
The story follows Craig Roberts, a 15-year old boy with two objectives: to lose his virginity to the girl of his dreams before his next birthday, and to stop his mother (Sally Hawkins) from leaving his father and hooking up with a new age mystic (Paddy Considine).
The film premiered at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival in September 2010, played at the 54th London Film Festival in October 2010 and played out of competition at the 27th Sundance Film Festival in January 2011. It is also set to be screened at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival the next month.
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