Joel Edgerton and Garrard Conley talk BOY ERASED – Nell Minow interviews

Joel Edgerton wrote, directed, and stars in Boy Erased, based on Garrard Conley’s memoir/expose about his time in a brutally abusive Christian “gay conversion” program. When the film was screened at the Middleburg Film Festival, Edgerton and Conley spoke about what the theme and story mean to them.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, October 31 – November 4: LOVING

The landmark case of Loving v. Virginia challenged the Anti-miscegenation in the US, and arguably changed the country. But at the centre of the story were two people who were in love and wanted to be married.Opening Nov. 4, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Loving. Read on…

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, March 14 – March 20: MIDNIGHT SPECIAL

Opening March 18, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Midnight Special, the latest cerebral sci-fi thriller from young writer/director Jeff Nichols starring Kirsten Dunst and Michael Shannon. Read on…

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, January 25-31: JANE GOT A GUN

Opening January 29, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Jane Got a Gun, the long-gestating Western starring Natalie Portman as a high plains woman seeking to save her husband from the outlaw gang who are after his blood.. Read on…

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