LION (2016) Dir. Garth Davis DOP: Greig Fraser. Not only is this little actor the cutest kid to hit the screen in 2016, but what an astounding performance he made in this film. Beautiful aerial shots of India as well.
Life is tough and cheerless for Billy Casper, a troubled teenager growing up in the small Yorkshire mining town of Barnsley. Treated as a failure at school, and unhappy at home, Billy discovers a new passion in life when he finds Kes, a kestrel hawk. Billy identifies with her silent strength and she inspires in him the trust and love that nothing else can, discovering through her the passion missing from his life.