Contact 29th Boston Film Festival
Director/Writer: Ben Lewin
Produced By: Judi Levine, Stephen Nemeth, Ben Lewin
Starring: John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy
Synopsis: Based on the poignantly optimistic autobiographical writings of California–based journalist and poet Mark O’Brien, THE SESSIONS tells the story of a man confined to an iron lung who is determined - at age 38 - to lose his virginity. With the help of his therapists and the guidance of his priest, he sets out to make his dream a reality.