Morgan Matthews, Director, X+Y.
Festival Section: Alice nella Città.
Fred’s Chiara Nicoletti meets Morgan Matthews who is presenting his first feature film X+Y in competition at the 9th edition of Alice nella Città at the Rome International Film Festival. The film is a coming-of age story, based on a successful documentary Beautiful Young Minds that Morgan Matthews directed about Daniel Lightwing, a math prodigy. The film sees the participation of Asa Butterfield ( Ender’s game, Hugo Cabret), Sally Hawkins ( Blue Jasmine, Happy Go Lucky), Rafe Spall and Eddie Marsan.
Reporter: Chiara Nicoletti.