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OREN MOVERMAN

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THE DINNER (2017)
Starring Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Steve Coogan and Chloë Sevigny. Directed by Oren Moverman.

Seating us at the table in a chic restaurant with two seemingly successful couples - Paul and Claire Lohman and Paul’s politician brother Stan and his wife Barbara. As the evening and each course progresses, their cracks as individuals begin to show and a dark secret about their children emerges. Now they must make the most difficult decision of their lives: do they do what's right or protect their children?
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PUZZLE (2018)
Starring Kelly Macdonald, Irrfan Khan, David Denman, Bubba Weiler, Austin Abrams, Liv Hewson, Myrna Cabello, Helen Coxe, Barry Godin and Lori Hammel. Directed by Marc Turtletaub.

Agnes is a lonely, retiring soul who barely leaves the tight sphere of her family home with her husband and sons. When she is gifted a 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle, Agnes discovers that she can complete puzzles with almost terrifying speed. Emboldened by her new interest, she travels to New York City to buy more puzzles and meets Robert, and is invited by him to compete in puzzle tournaments.
HUMAN CAPITAL
Starring Marisa Tomei, Maya Hawke, Peter Sarsgaard, Liev Schreiber, Alex Wolff, Betty Gabriel, Aasif Mandvi, Paul Sparks, Fred Hechinger and Fredric Lehne. Directed by Marc Meyers.

The lives of two different families collide when their children begin a relationship that leads to a tragic accident.

REVIEWS Human Capital - Intangible assets and dramatic payoffs

PRODUCER
WILDLIFE (2018)
Starring Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould, Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Camp, Zoe Margaret Colletti, Mollie Milligan, Marshall Virden, Travis W Bruyer, Jr Hatchett and Russell Herrera Jr. Directed by Paul Dano.

Fourteen-year-old Joe, is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry —a housewife and a golf pro—in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job—and his sense of purpose—he decides to join the cause of fighting the fire, leaving his wife and son to fend for themselves. Suddenly forced into the role of an adult, Joe witnesses his mother's struggle as she tries to keep her head above water. With precise details and textures of its specific time and place, 'Wildlife' commits to the viewpoint of a teenage boy observing the gradual dissolution of his parents’ marriage.

REVIEWS Wildlife - A subtle and moving portrait of family in crisis

HUMAN CAPITAL
Starring Marisa Tomei, Maya Hawke, Peter Sarsgaard, Liev Schreiber, Alex Wolff, Betty Gabriel, Aasif Mandvi, Paul Sparks, Fred Hechinger and Fredric Lehne. Directed by Marc Meyers.

The lives of two different families collide when their children begin a relationship that leads to a tragic accident.

REVIEWS Human Capital - Intangible assets and dramatic payoffs

SKIN
Starring Jamie Bell, Danielle Macdonald, Daniel Henshall, Bill Camp, Louisa Krause, Zoe Colletti, Kylie Rogers, Colbi Gannett, Mike Colter and Vera Farmiga. Directed by Guy Nattiv.

REVIEWS Skin - Inside the mind of white supremacists

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