Director: Lexy Lovell
This is a striking film about the damaging fears parents transmit to their children. The story is told by a young boy, Sonny, in impressionistic vignettes - three that take place in 1952 and the fourth in 1966 where we see him as a young man.
Louis Malle acted as a production advisor on this European-flavoured American film which was shot by John (Metropolitan) Thomas
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Thomas, embarking on a new life, collides with Elizabeth - a 'woman in red'. Together they discover something about themselves and each other. ... More »