Come to Daddy

Come to Daddy - 2019

Firefly Films - 95 min.

DVD UPC/EAN # - 9344256020452(NZ/AU); 031398310653(US); 5060262857977(UK); 4013549117555(DE)

Blu-ray UPC/EAN # 5060262858349(UK); 031398316084(US); 4013549115568(DE); 9344256020445(AU/NZ)

Principal Cast: Elijah Wood, Stephen McHattie, Garfield Wilson, Madeleine Sami, Martin Donovan, Michael Smiley, Simon Chin, Ona Grauer, Ryan Beil
Screenplay: Toby Harvard; Director of Photography: Daniel Katz; Original Music: Karl Steven; Editor: Dan Kircher; Sound Supervisor & Designer: ; Production Designer: Zosia Mackenzie; Costume Designer: Angela Ganderton; Special Effects: Brant McIlroy; Visual Effects: Andy Clarke; Set Decoration: Charlie Whiteway; Art Director: John O'Regan; Makeup: Leanne Hoare; Sound Design: James Hayday; Producers: Daniel Bekerman, Toby Harvard, Katie Holly, Matte-Marie Kongsved, Emma Slade, Laura Tunstall; Director: Ant Timpson.

Norval Greenwood, a privileged man-child arrives at the beautiful and remote coastal cabin of his estranged father, who he hasnít seen in 30 years. He quickly discovers that not only is dad a disapproving jerk, he also has a shady past that is rushing to catch up with him. Now, hundreds of miles from his cushy comfort zone, Norval must battle with demons both real and perceived in order to reconnect with a father he barely knows.

Censor Rating: R - Review rating: C+

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2019 - Toronto After Dark Film Festival - Best Director and Best Male Actor in a Leading Role (Elijah Wood)
2019 - Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival - Winner of Youth Jury Award to Ant Timpson
2019 - Molins Film Festival - Audience Award for Best Film; July Prize for Best Screenplay (Toby Harvard)
2020 - Leo Awards - Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Motion Picture (Martin Donovan); Best Costume Design in a Motion Picture (Angela Ganderton)
2021 - Fangoria - Best First Feature

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