Film - Spotlight Filmfest 2018


Directed by Marc Turtletaub


Director: Marc Turtletaub
Section: Spotlight
Country: USA
Year: 2017
Language: English
Version: Original version
Cast: Kelly MacDonald, Irrfan Khan, David Denman, Josselyn Wolf, Ronald Scott Maestri



Agnes enjoys her life as a housewife and mother in bourgeois Connecticut. She has no complaints or ambition, until a 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle given to her as a birthday gift awakens a desire in her for autonomy and romantic fulfillment.

Meet the director


Marc Turtletaub

Marc Turtletaub, born in 1946, studied law and worked in finance for 20 years. He is known mainly as a producer of such films as EVERYTHING IS ILLUMINATED (2005), the Oscar-nominated LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE (2006), LOUDER THAN BOMBS (2015), 3 GENERATIONS (2015), and LOVING (2016). PUZZLE follows the fantasy comedy GODS BEHAVING BADLY (2013) as the second feature film he's directed.


Screenplay: Oren Moverman
Original Material: Natalia Smirnoff
Director of Photography: Chris Norr
Film Editor: Catherine Haight
Composer: Dustin O'Halloran
Production Designer: Roshelle Berliner
Costume Design: Mirren Gordon-Crozier
Sound: Michael Sterkin
Producer: Wren Arthur, Peter Saraf, Guy Stodel
Production Company: Olive Productions
Co-Production Company: Rosto
World Sales: Sony Pictures Releasing International