Theatrical release poster.
|Directed by||Sara Colangelo|
|Produced by||Anne Carey
Jason Michael Berman
|Based on||Little Accidents (short film)
by Sara Colangelo
|Music by||Marcelo Zarvos|
|Edited by||Suzy Elmiger|
Little Accidents is an 2014 American drama film directed and written by Sara Colangelo, based on her own 2010 award-winning short film of same name. The film stars Elizabeth Banks, Boyd Holbrook, Chloë Sevigny and Josh Lucas. The film had its world premiere at 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2014. The film was released on January 16, 2015 in a limited release by Amplify.
In a small American town still living in the shadow of a terrible coal mine accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws together a surviving miner, the lonely wife of a mine executive, and a local boy in a web of secrets.
- Elizabeth Banks as Diana Doyle
- Boyd Holbrook as Amos Jenkins
- Chloë Sevigny as Kendra Briggs
- Josh Lucas as Bill Doyle
- Jacob Lofland as Owen Briggs
- Travis Tope as JT Doyle
Production began in the summer of 2013 in West Virginia. Anne Carey, Jason Michael Berman, Summer Shelton and Thomas B. Fore signed on to produce the film. Executive producers include Mike Feuer, Todd Feuer and Kwesi Collisson from MindSmack Productions as well as Chris Columbus, Eleanor Columbus, Kwesi Collisson and Ruth Mutch.
The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2014. The film went on to premiere at the Dallas International Film Festival, Sundance London Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Little Rock Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, Karlovy Vary Film Festival, Hamptons International Film Festival, San Diego Film Festival, Denver International Film Festival, Vienna International Film Festival, Napa Valley Film Festival. Amplify later acquired distribution rights to the film with a planned January 2015 release. The film was released on January 16, 2015, in a limited release and through video on demand.
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