A family in emotional turmoil is taken by surprise in this quirky adventure where an eccentric 8-year-old American boy, Wes, has an existential epiphany - He believes that he is in fact a ... See full summary »

Director:

Jordan Roberts

Writers:

Jordan Roberts (screenplay by), Robyn Joy Leff (based on the short story by)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vera Farmiga ... Alise
Marton Csokas ... Connor
Jacob Tremblay ... Wes
Suraj Sharma ... Ismail
Taylor Geare ... Becca
Virginia Madsen ... Victoria
Ramon Rodriguez ... Batbayar
Valerie Planche ... Maureen
Connor Mullen Connor Mullen ... Duncan
Makambe Simamba Makambe Simamba ... Nara (as Makambe K. Simamba)
Hannah Duke ... Woman on Park (as Hannah Goodfellow Duke)
Glynis Davies ... Lillian
Rae Farrer ... Sister Ruth
Lara Zaluski ... Samantha
Catherine Gell ... Dr. Wagner
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A family in emotional turmoil is taken by surprise in this quirky adventure where an eccentric 8-year-old American boy, Wes, has an existential epiphany - He believes that he is in fact a Mongolian goat herder.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements including some mature sexual material, and brief strong language

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Burn Your Maps is a film adaptation of author Robyn Joy Leff's short story of the same name. See more »

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Beautiful coming of age movie.
5 July 2019 | by joneongSee all my reviews

I don't know anything about this movie but I'm glad i watched it. Very well made and has a very powerful message. This won't waste your time.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Hindi | Mongolian

Release Date:

2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Burn Your Maps See more »

Filming Locations:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada See more »

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Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)
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