Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Departures | Asa Butterfield and Maisie Williams star in new comedy-drama

Maisie Williams and Asa Butterfield to star in new comedy-drama
For Immediate Release:

5th February- London, UK: The Movie Partnership has confirmed that the heartfelt comedy-drama, Departures, will be available on Home Entertainment from 4th March. Ahead of its UK release, the film will also be screened at the Dublin International Film Festival on 25th February as a part of their Fantastic Flix programme. Departures stars the outstanding British talent of Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones) and Asa Butterfield (Journey's End).

Skye (Maisie Williams), an impulsive teenager with a terminal illness, befriends Calvin (Asa Butterfield), a 19-year-old hypochondriac who is afraid of his own shadow. When Skye recruits Calvin to help her carry out her unconventional bucket list of things to do before she dies, he learns to confront and conquer his own fears, including his greatest fear of al
l: talking to the beautiful, but seemingly untouchable, Izzy (Nina Dobrev).

Release Date:  4th March
Director:  Peter Hutchings
Writer:  Fergal Rock
Cast:  Maisie Williams, Asa Butterfield, Nina Dobrev, Ken Jeong
Distributor:  The Movie Partnership
Platforms:  TBC
Price:  £7.99 SD/ £9.99 HD
Runtime:  96 mins

Departures (Official Trailer)