Directed by Don McKellar
A dark satire about the pitfalls of early celebrity,
this Canadian production stars Taylor Brandon Burns as a spoiled child
actor who goes missing from an action-film shoot. Director Don McKellar (Last
Night) co-stars as the limo driver enlisted to coax the confused
thespian into facing his demons. "Childstar sits at the crossroads
between art and commerce, farce and tragedy, and Canada and America" (Eye
Weekly). With Jennifer Jason Leigh and Dave Foley. 98 minutes.