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Kill Your Darlings
Archived: Kill Your Darlings

director: John Krokidas

composer: Nico Muhly
With: Elizabeth Olsen (Edie Parker), Michael C. Hall (David Kammerer), Daniel Radcliffe (Allen Ginsberg), Dane DeHaan (Lucien Carr), Ben Foster (William Burroughs), Jennifer Jason Leigh (Naomi Ginsberg), David Cross (Louis Ginsberg), Jack Huston (Jack Kerouac), Kyra Sedgwick (Marian Carr), David Rasche (Dean), John Cullum (Professor Steeves), Erin Darke (Gwendolyn), a.o.

duration: 104 minutes
Gay Scene , Sex is back , Biography, LGBTQ

Official Selection - In Competition
Film Fest Gent - Kill Your Darlings

A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.


director: John Krokidas
composer: Nico Muhly
producer: Michael Benaroya
screenplay: Austin Bunn & John Krokidas
Editor: Brian A. Kates
Cinematography: Reed Morano
sound: Warren Shaw

production company: Killer Films

More info

subtitles: Dutch/Fr subt.
Country: United States of America


JOHN KROKIDAS (1973): Shame No More (1999, short), Slo-Mo (2001, short), Kill Your Darlings (2013)

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director John Krokidas

1999:Shame no more
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