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Untitled A. A. Milne Biopic aka Goodbye Christopher Robin

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Synopsis

The story of AA Milne, the celebrated children’s creator of Winnie the Pooh, and his relationship with his young son, Christopher Robin, who, alongside his toys was the unwitting inspiration for one of the most successful children stories ever created.
Set in England between the World Wars, the story focuses on the young Christopher Robin. A painfully lonely little boy, an only child with little to no relationship with his successful socialite parents, who becomes an overnight international star due to the immense success of his father’s books.
Christopher possesses great vulnerability and deep pain masked by a wonderful and wild imagination. A touching account of a young boy growing up in the shadow of his own fame.

Details

Year
2017
Type of film
Features
Director
Simon Curtis
Producer
Damian Jones, Steve Christian
Executive Producer
David Greenbaum, Matthew Greenfield, Katie Goodson-Thomas, Simon Vaughn
Editor
Victoria Boydell
Screenwriter
Simon Vaughn (screenplay), Frank Cottrell Boyce (script)
Director of Photography
Ben Smithard
Production Designer
David Roger
Principal Cast
Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly MacDonald, Will Tilston, Stephen Campbell Moore, Alex Lawther, Richard McCabe, Nico Mirallegro, Geraldine Somerville, Phoebe Waller-Bridge

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Production Company

A DJ Films production in association with Pathé, Fox Searchlight

DJ Films
http://www.djfilms.co.uk

Pathé UK
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