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The Novelist (2017)

Lewis was a good-selling writer once, a mid-list writer, as they call them in the industry, basically one who sells enough books to keep on-board, but not so many he becomes rich out of it.... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Paul Dawber ... Lewis
Helen Miller ... Margaret
Albert Goikhman ... Samuel
Stephanie Van Rekum Ayres Stephanie Van Rekum Ayres ... Jenny
Mardi Edge ... The Publisher
Amanda Pritchard Amanda Pritchard ... School Principal
Courtney Brackley Courtney Brackley ... Toni
Dylan Jamieson Dylan Jamieson ... Student #1
James Ibrahim James Ibrahim ... Student #2
Alessandra Salviani Alessandra Salviani ... Student #3
Martin Marek Martin Marek ... Student #4
Daisy Andrews Daisy Andrews ... Student #5
Helena Carapina Helena Carapina ... Student #6
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Lewis was a good-selling writer once, a mid-list writer, as they call them in the industry, basically one who sells enough books to keep on-board, but not so many he becomes rich out of it. But now that he is older, his books no longer sells, and his girlfriend is tired of being with someone who is always broke. When his publisher takes his next novel without an advance and insists on publishing it as an e-book only, Lewis is forced to take on a creative teaching job at the local community college to make ends meet. He meets a young woman writer filled with talent who begins to take over his mind and his life. At the crossroad of possibilities, Lewis must decide to continue with writing or give it up forever.

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Australia

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English

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3 February 2017 (Australia) See more »

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AUD 20,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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'The Novelist' film is adapted from the novel of the same title written by Laurent Boulanger and Winner of the 2016 Grand Prize and Best Fiction Pacific Rim Book Festival Awards. See more »

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