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JUNIPER

 

HIT in New Zealand: Transmission reports JUNIPER opened 28 October at #2 behind only NO TIME TO DIE

Bif&st 2021 International Award for Best Lead Actress to
CHARLOTTE RAMPLING

“With this award the jury would like to celebrate a queen of cinema and of the European art of acting. Charlotte Rampling in Juniper performs masterfully in the role of a woman who, while facing her mortality, deeply loves life.”

 

Logline

When a self-destructive teenager is suspended from school and asked to look after his feisty alcoholic grandmother as a punishment, the crazy time they spend together turns his life around.

 

Cast

Charlotte Rampling – Ruth

(Academy Award nominee 2016 [45YEARS], Silver Bear winner 2015 [45 YEARS], Venice Film Festival Best Actress winner 2017 [HANNAH], Golden Globe nominee 2017, Emmy nominee 2013, four-time César Award nominee). Credits include: RED SPARROW, THE SENSE OF AN ENDING, 45 YEARS, YOUNG AND BEAUTIFUL, NIGHT TRAIN TO LISBON, MELANCHOLIA, NEVER LET ME GO, THE DUCHESS, BABYLON A.D., SWIMMING POOL, SPY GAME and this currently can be seen in DUNE directed by Denis Villeneuve & BENEDETTA directed by Paul Verhoeven.

 

Marton Csokas – Robert

(Australian Film Institute Award winner, Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Award nominee). Credits include: LOVING, THE EQUALIZER, SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR, THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2, NOAH, ABRAHAM LINCOLN:VAMPIRE HUNTER, DREAMHOUSE, THE DEBT, ALICE IN WONDERLAND, THE BOURNE SUPREMACY, xXx, THE LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY.

 

George Ferrier – Sam

(KIWI CHRISTMAS, JOURNEY OF A STORY. TV series: POWER RANGERS BEAST MORPHERS, DIRTY LAUNDRY)

 

Filmmakers

Writer/director: Matthew J. Saville (DIVE – Telluride Short of the Week)

 

Producers: Desray Armstrong (STRAY, production manager SLOW WEST, Z FOR ZACHARIAH, production coordinator MORTAL ENGINES, WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS)

Angela Littlejohn (SEPARATION CITY, APRON STRINGS,SHOW OF HANDS, line producer SLOW WEST)

 

 

 

Status

Completed

SPP:  Jan 26 2020

 

CREDITS NOT CONTRACTUAL

Date

27/09/2021

Category

Completed