The Children Act

The Children Act (2017)

We all make choices. Hers make history.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2017-09-09
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 457 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: FilmNation Entertainment
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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From 457 Ratings
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In the midst of a marital crisis, a High Court judge must decide if she should order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family's refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.

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    Sound Stephen Warbeck Original Music Composer
    Sound Stephen Warbeck Orchestrator
    Production Duncan Kenworthy Producer
    Camera Andrew Dunn Director of Photography
    Camera Andrew Dunn Camera Operator
    Art Peter Francis Production Design
    Sound Gillian Dodders Dialogue Editor
    Sound Peter Burgis Foley Artist
    Directing Richard Eyre Director
    Production Nina Gold Casting
    Writing Ian McEwan Writer
    Production Charles Moore Executive Producer
    Production Joe Oppenheimer Executive Producer
    Art Sara Wan Set Decoration
    Camera Nick Wall Still Photographer
    Sound Andrew Caller Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Lighting David Tyler Gaffer
    Production Celia Duval Co-Producer
    Production Ben Browning Executive Producer
    Production Glen Basner Executive Producer
    Sound Terry Davies Conductor
    Camera Ossie McLean Steadicam Operator
    Art Astrid Sieben Supervising Art Director
    Art Roya Fraser Assistant Set Decoration
    Art Sue Whitaker Art Direction
    Directing Susanna Lenton Script Supervisor
    Sound Glen Gathard Foley Mixer
    Visual Effects Steve Street Visual Effects Supervisor
    Sound Brendan Nicholson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Emilie O'Connor ADR & Dubbing
    Art Noel Cowell Property Master
    Costume & Make-Up Naomi Donne Makeup & Hair
    Art Lucy Moles Construction Coordinator
    Sound Andrew Glen Music Editor
    Crew Emma Davie Unit Publicist
    Sound Mark Heslop Sound Effects Editor
    Editing Dan Farrell Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Rebecca Cole Makeup & Hair
    Production Martin Ware Casting Associate
    Crew Gisela Evert Post Production Supervisor
    Camera Sebastian Barraclough First Assistant "B" Camera
    Visual Effects Chris Reynolds Special Effects Supervisor
    Production Paul Tomlinson Location Manager
    Art Matt Curtis Title Designer
    Sound Nick Freemantle Sound Effects Editor
    Art Jono Moles Construction Manager
    Costume & Make-Up Doone Forsyth Makeup & Hair
    Production Beth Pattinson Executive Producer
    Camera Peter Ayriss Drone Pilot
    Costume & Make-Up Tessa Phillips Costume Supervisor
    Editing Helena Evans First Assistant Editor
    Sound Jemma Riley-Tolch Foley Editor
    Production Arron Cuthbertson Extras Casting
    Costume & Make-Up Fotini Dimou Costume Design
    Directing Neil Wallace First Assistant Director
    Production Monique Mussell Production Manager
    Art Darren Tubby Art Direction
    Camera Elliot Purvis Second Assistant "A" Camera
    Art Frances Bennett Graphic Designer
    Directing George Batchelor Third Assistant Director
    Sound Adam Bourne Foley Editor
    Production Jannika Öberg Production Coordinator
    Directing Nic Pringle Third Assistant Director
    Camera Helen Fraser Second Assistant Camera
    Costume & Make-Up Ann Taylor Assistant Costume Designer
    Production Chris Brewer Unit Manager