TEN THOUSAND SAINTS
Cast: Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Emile Hirsch, Julianne Nicholson, Ethan Hawke, Emily Montimer, Nadia Alexander
Directed By: Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini
Produced By: Archer Gray Productions and Maven Pictures
Jude (Asa Butterfield) is a teenage boy who is trying to reconnect with his father Les (Ethan Hawke) in 1987 Manhattan. When Jude’s friend, Teddy (Avan Jogia), dies of a drug overdose, Jude finds himself befriending a group of friends who are against drugs, alcohol, profanity and sex and live for punk-style rock music. When he meets Eliza (Hailee Steinfeld), who is sixteen years old and is pregnant with Teddy’s child, he and Les are forced to be her rock as she struggles through her pregnancy and early motherhood while Jude struggles with his feelings for her and his relationship with his father.