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Updated: November 19th, 2018

IFI@Belltable presents



Paul Dano | 104 Mins | USA | 2018 | Digital | F-RATED

Belltable | Mon, 10th Dec | 8pm | €8


Paul Dano’s directorial debut, co-written by his partner and frequent on-screen collaborator Zoe Kazan, is a delicate adaptation of Richard Ford’s story of a family’s self-destruction in 1950s Montana.

Fired from his low-paying job as a golf club groundskeeper, Jerry Brinson (Jake Gyllenhaal) succumbs to his latent anger and depression and all but gives up, forcing his wife Jean (Carey Mulligan) and 14-year-old son Joe (Ed Oxenbould) into the workplace. When Jerry leaves on a whim to fight encroaching wildfires that are threatening the community, Jean, by turns liberated from his oppressive presence and humiliated by his rejection, must learn to face up to a new reality. Her growth as a character, viewed mostly from the perspective of the wise-beyond-his-years Joe, forms the backbone of Dano’s poignant, brilliantly acted examination of post-war American disillusionment.

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