MOVIE TITLE: Victor (For a Day)
SETTING: London, day of 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony
GENRE: Coming of Age / Road Trip
LOGLINE: Unable to move on from the death of his mother, American 14 year old Victor gets separated from his family on the London underground while on a trip to see the Olympics opening ceremony. Trying to avoid being found by his controlling father, Victor embarks on a strange, lonely and sometimes frightening odyssey through an unfamiliar city – until a brief encounter with a young girl changes him forever.
IN THE SPIRIT OF: Catcher in the Rye; Stand By Me; Big; Moonrise Kingdom
CASTING RECOMMENDATION: Kiernan Shipka as the The Girl
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