John Cameron Mitchell's 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties' Explains Punk

20 Mai, 2017, 00:18 | Author: Lucrece Courtet
  • I think she¿s kind of crazy,¿ Nicole told me. ¿She¿s a diva punk female Malcolm McLaren  Vivienne Westwood. Boadicea would have been the punk goddess in the Seventies

Put John Cameron Mitchell behind the camera, and you've got a recipe for a masterpiece.

Adapted from the Neil Gaiman short story about boys who crash a party only to find out all the girls there are from outer space, How To... also stars Elle Fanning, Alex Sharp, and Ruth Wilson and premieres at Cannes this weekend.

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Adapted from a short by Gaiman, How to Talk to Girls at Parties is a quirky film that blends punk and sci-fi for a ideal romantic comedy. Howard Gertler and Academy Award winners Iain Canning and Emile Sherman (Macbeth) produce with Gaiman serving as executive producer.

How to Talk to Girls at Parties focuses on Enn, a shy teenage punk rocker in 1970s suburban London, and his two closest friends, Vic and John. When their dark secret is revealed, the love-struck Enn must turn to Boadicea (Nicole Kidman) and her followers for help in order to save the girl he loves from certain death. Naturally, one of the earthlings falls in love with the exotic alien visitor, setting them up for a whirlwind romance and education on all things Earth-based.

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