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Beach Rats
Archived: Beach Rats (2017)

director: Eliza Hittman

composer: Nicholas Leone
With: Harris Dickinson, Madeline Weinstein, Kate Hodge, a.o.

duration: 95 minutes
LGBTQ, Drama

Official Selection - Global Cinema
Film Fest Gent - Beach Rats

"Hittman's follow-up to 'It Felt Like Love' shows evidence of a true artistic vision coming together. Two movies into a promising career, she has already developed a significant vision of restless urban youth troubled by their emerging sexuality and a society that hinders their development." (IndieWire)


director: Eliza Hittman
composer: Nicholas Leone
producer: Brad Becker-Parton, Andrew Goldman, Drew P. Houpt, Paul Mezey
screenplay: Eliza Hittman
Editor: Scott Cummings & Joe Murphy
Cinematography: Hélène Louvart

production company: Cinereach

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: no subt
country: United States of America
year: 2017

Official site


ELIZA HITTMAN: A Lumiere (2008, short), Trickster (2009, short), Second Cousins Once Removed (2010, short), Forever's Gonna Start Tonight (2011, short), It Felt Like Love (2013), Beach Rats (2017)

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,85

Other festival films by director Eliza Hittman

2013:It Felt Like Love


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