16-23 december 2017

Lean on Pete (titre provisoire)

Lean on Pete (titre provisoire)

Andrew HAIGH

United Kingdom, France

2017 / 119’ / French Premiere / VO : English

Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson. He wants a home, food on the table and a high school he can attend for more than part of the year. As the son of a single father working in warehouses across the Pacific Northwest, stability is hard to find. Hoping for a new start, they move to Portland, Oregon, where Charley takes a summer job, with a washed-up horse trainer, and befriends a failing racehorse named Lean on Pete.

Release date in France : 4 avril 2018

Monday 18 20:45Salle Bernard Taillefer add
Wednesday 20 15:30Salle des festivals add
Friday 22 21:00Le Cœur d’Or 1 add
Saturday 23 21:15Le Cœur d’Or 2 add


Andrew HAIGH

Andrew Haigh was born in Harrogate, England, where he studied history at the University of Newcastle. He has directed the short Oil  (2003) and the features Greek Pete (2009), Weekend (2011) and 45 Years (2015) awarded at the Berlinale. He was also the showrunner of the HBO television series Looking (2014–2015). Lean On Pete is his latest feature film.

2017 Lean on Pete
2014 Looking (série tv)
2015 45 ans
2011 Weekend
2009 Greek Pete
2003 Oil (court métrage)
CastCharlie PLUMMER, Steve BUSCEMI, Chloë SEVIGNY.
ScreenplayAndrew HAIGH
CinematographerMagnus Nordenhof JØNCK
EditorJonathan ALBERTS
MusicJames Edward BAKER
ProductionThe Bureau, Film 4, BFI
SalesCelluloid Dreams
DistributorAd Vitam

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