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Albatross (2012)

Albatross

Overview


Genre

Drama, Comedy

Release Date

January 13, 2012 (Limited)

Duration

88 min.

Studio

IFC Films

Official Site

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REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Cast and Crew


Director

Niall MacCormick

Producer

Adrian Sturges

Screenwriter

Tamzin Rafn

Starring

Story


Directed by BAFTA-nominated Niall MacCormick ("Margaret Thatcher: The Long Road to Finchley"), "Albatross" is a funny and moving coming-of-age story starring Sebastian Koch ("The Lives of Others", "Black Book"), Felicity Jones ("Cemetery Junction"), Julia Ormond ("The Curious Case of Benjamin Button") and newcomer Jessica Brown-Findlay, a leading light in Screen International's prestigious UK Stars of "Tomorrow list". "My Summer of Love" meets "An Education", the film tells the story of a family whose world is turned upside down when the beautiful and rebellious Emelia explodes into their lives.

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Poster of IFC Films' Albatross (2012)
Poster of IFC Films' Albatross (2012)

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REVIEWS BY CRITICS

“..it's primarily a bittersweet and rousingly funny tale..”
by Lisa Giles-Keddie [Real.com]
“..an interesting premise; though despite being evidently autobiographical in origin..”
by Peter Bradshaw [Guardian [UK]]
“..the film is charming enough overall to compensate for its flaws..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]