• Tue. Mar 28th, 2023
“Children of Men” is a 2006 dystopian science fiction film directed by and stars , , and .

Synopsis: The film is set in a world where human infertility has led to the extinction of the human race. The story follows Theo (), a former activist, who is recruited by his ex-wife Julian () to help transport a young woman who is mysteriously pregnant to a sanctuary at sea. Along the way, they must navigate through a dangerous and chaotic world filled with violence, unrest, and government oppression.

Awards: “Children of Men” was critically acclaimed and won several awards, including:

  • Best Cinematography – Academy Awards (2007) for Emmanuel Lubezki
  • Best Cinematography – British Academy Film Awards (2007) for Emmanuel Lubezki
  • Best Director – National Board of Review Awards (2006) for
  • Best Cinematography – National Society of Film Critics Awards (2007) for Emmanuel Lubezki
  • Best Production Design – San Diego Film Critics Society Awards (2006)

The film was also nominated for three other Academy Awards, including Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Film Editing, and Best Original Score. It was praised for its cinematography, direction, and themes of hope and humanity in a dark and bleak world.

Directed by
Produced by Iain Smith Tony Smith Marc Abraham Eric Newman Thomas Bliss
Screenplay by Timothy J. Sexton David Arata Mark Fergus Hawk Ostby
Based on The Children of Men
by P. D. James
Starring , , , , ,
Music by John Tavener
Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki
Edited by Alex Rodríguez
Strike Entertainment Hit and Run Productions
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date 3 September 2006 (Venice) 22 September 2006 (United Kingdom) 18 November 2006 (Japan) 25 December 2006 (United States)
Running time 109 minutes
Countries United Kingdom United States Japan
Languages English
Budget $76 million
Box office $70 million

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