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Butterfly Kisses
Archived: Butterfly Kisses (2017)

director: Rafael Kapelinski

composer: Nathan W. Klein
With: Thomas Turgoose, Rosie Day, a.o.

duration: 89 minutes
LGBTQ, Youth / Coming-Of-Age

Official Selection - Global Cinema

"Kapelinski's feature debut looks to fit neatly into a certain subset of angsty teen dramas set against the backdrop of London's drab housing estates, but something far darker - and, admittedly, much more complicated - looms just below the surface of the filmmaker's dramatic offering." (IndieWire)


director: Rafael Kapelinski
composer: Nathan W. Klein
producer: Merlin Merton, Jacek Szumlas
screenplay: Greer Ellison
Editor: Andrew Walton
Cinematography: Nick Cooke

production company: Blue Shadows Films

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: Dutch subt.
country: United Kingdom
year: 2017

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RAFAEL KAPELINSKI (1970): Emily Cries (2006, short), The Foundation (2009, short), The Informer (2011, short), Butterfly Kisses (2017).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:2,39


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