Aperture Cinema - Winston Salem, NC | Honey Boy
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Honey Boy

Category
Opening Friday
About This Project

Fri, December 13: 4:00, 6:15, 9:00
Sat, December 14: 11:00, 1:30, 4:00, 6:15, 9:00
Sun, December 15: 10:30, 1:15, 4:00
Mon, December 16: 5:30, 8:00
Tues, December 17: 4:00, 6:30, 9:00
Wed, December 18: 6:30, 9:00
Thurs, December 19: 4:00, 6:30, 9:00

screening in s/tudio 3

From a screenplay by Shia LaBeouf, based on his own experiences, award-winning filmmaker Alma Har’el brings to life a young actor’s stormy childhood and early adult years as he struggles to reconcile with his father through cinema and dreams. Fictionalizing his childhood ascent to stardom, and subsequent adult crash-landing into rehab and recovery, Har’el casts Noah Jupe and Lucas Hedges as Otis Lort, navigating different stages in a frenetic career. LaBeouf takes on the daring and therapeutic challenge of playing a version of his own father, an ex-rodeo clown and a felon. Artist and musician FKA twigs makes her feature acting debut, playing neighbor and kindred spirit to the younger Otis in their garden-court motel home. Har’el’s feature narrative debut is a one-of-a-kind collaboration between filmmaker and subject, exploring art as therapy and imagination as hope.

Rated R, 93 minutes