2017 Releases
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Breath – Screendaily.com TIFF Review

Simon Baker’s directorial debut is an effectionate portrayal of boyhood in 1970s Australia It’s with a soulful splash in coming-of-age waters that Simon Baker makes his feature directorial debut, and his return to the Australian industry after a near two-decade absence. Adapting Tim Winton’s acclaimed novel with assurance, affection and a keen understanding of its 

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Breath -The Hollywood Reporter Film Review – TIFF 2017

Simon Baker makes his feature directing debut with this adaptation of Tim Winton’s coming-of-age novel about a pair of teenage surf enthusiasts mentored by a big-wave veteran. No author has written more evocatively than Tim Winton about growing up in regional Australia in the 1970s. His 2008 novel, Breath, enriches its themes of teenage self-discovery, 

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Breath with Simon Baker

BREATH

Breath is Simon Baker’s feature film directorial debut, based on Tim Winton’s award-winning and international bestselling novel set in mid-70s coastal Australia. Two teenage boys, hungry for discovery, form an unlikely friendship with a mysterious older adventurer who pushes them to take risks that will have a lasting and profound impact on their lives. Baker, 

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Menashe Sundance 2017 Film Review

Documentary maker Joshua Z. Weinstein graduates to narrative features with this intimate account of an ultra-Orthodox Jewish widower at risk of losing his son due to strict religious tradition. Contemporary screen depictions of Brooklyn’s Hasidic community — for instance Boaz Yakin’s A Price Above Rubies or Sidney Lumet’s A Stranger Among Us — have tended 

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