two lives searching for answers fifty years apart
Directed by Todd Haynes
Screenplay by Brian Selznick
Starring: Oakes Fegley, Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams and Millicent Simmonds
Based on Brian Selznick’s critically acclaimed novel, Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue in his home and Rose reads an enticing headline in the newspaper, both children set out on quests to find what they are missing that unfold with mesmerizing symmetry.