SPECIAL PROGRAMMING

INDEPENDENT BY NATURE AWARD 

Sunday, September 30

Felix Van Groeningen was born in Belgium, where he studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts. His features include With Friends Like These (2007), the Festival selection The Misfortunates (2009), The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012), which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and Belgica (2016). Beautiful Boy (2018) is his first English-language film.