YAH17 This Beautiful Fantastic
In a dreamy spot in central London, Bella (Jessica Brown Findlay, Downton Abbey) fantasises about writing and illustrating a successful children’s book. Abandoned as a child, plagued by all-consuming OCD and belittled by her awful boss, Bella’s obstacles seem insurmountable. When forced by her landlord to deal with her neglected garden or face eviction, she meets her ultimate nemesis, match and mentor in miserable green-thumb, Alfie (Tom Wilkinson, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Shakespeare in Love).
Fusing humour with drama and British eccentricity, This Beautiful Fantastic is a deceptively layered piece – an adult fairytale, a romantic yarn of blossoming love and a coming-of-age comedy that has the makings of a modern classic. Screening in the Young at Heart Film Festival 2017.Release Date: 3rd April, 2017
Duration: 100 min
Director: Simon Aboud Cast: Tom Wilkinson, Jessica Brown Findlay, Jeremy Irvine, Andrew Scott, Anna Chancellor, Sheila Hancock
“Everything about Fantastic is designed to charm.” – Variety