2017 | PG | 116 mins | USA | D: Todd Haynes
Ben and Rose are deaf children from two different eras who wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he never knew, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress (Julianne Moore) whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. Both set out on quests that unfold with mesmerising symmetry, leading them to the wondrous Museum of Natural History in New York. Screens with open captions.
‘A sweet, gentle story of two children connecting across time’ – The Seattle Times
‘Wonderstruck is a picture-perfect adaptation of Selznick's novel ... with a stylistic focus on the unspoken akin to Haynes' masterpiece Carol’ – The Digital Fix