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A young maths genius sees logic thwarted by one truly baffling equation: love.
Teenage maths prodigy Nathan (Asa Butterfield) struggles when it comes to building relationships with other people, not least with his mother, Julie (Sally Hawkins). In a world difficult to comprehend, he finds comfort in numbers. And when Nathan is taken under the wing of unconventional and anarchic teacher, Mr. Humphreys (Rafe Spall), the pair forges an unusual friendship. From suburban England to bustling Taipei and back again, this original and heart-warming film tracks the funny and complex relationships that Nathan builds, as he is confronted by the irrational nature of love.
2014 / English and Mandarin dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 107 mins
Genre: Comedy, Drama and Family
Programme: Cinema of the World
Premiere: MENA Premiere
Rating: PG
Contains: Death
Director: Morgan Matthews
Producer: Laura Hastings-Smith, David M. Thompson, Ed Rubin
Scriptwriter: James Graham
DOP: Danny Cohen
Editor: Peter Lambert
Composer: Mearl
Cast: Asa Butterfield, Rafe Spall, Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan, Jo Yang
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