Fathers and Daughters

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Synopsis:

Fathers and Daughters is a love story between a father and daughter living in New York City. The story moves back and forth between the 1980’s where Jake Davis, a Pulitzer-winning novelist and widower, struggles with mental illness as he tries to raise his 5-year old daughter, Katie, and 30-year-old Katie’s life in present-day Manhattan where she battles the demons that stem from her troubled childhood. “Fathers and Daughters” is a film directed by Gabriele Muccino, who previously directed such films as “The Pursuit of Happyness”, “Seven Pounds” and “Playing for Keeps.” The film follows the relationship between Jake Davis, a Pulitzer winning novelist, and his daughter, Katie, and the effect of this relationship over a twenty year period. Moving back and forth between the 1980’s and present day, it shows Jake’s struggle with his mental illness and raising Katie, and explores the ramifications of 30-year-old Katie’s troubled childhood. The film is a drama, depicting a strong relationship between father and daughter, both battling their own demons.

Details

Director(s):
Gabriele Muccino
Runtime:
116
Certification:
15
Production Year:
2015
Cinema Date:
19/11/2015
Distributor:
Warner Bros.
Cast:
Russell Crowe, Diane Kruger, Aaron Paul, Amanda Seyfried

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