Beach Rats


Synopsis

Frankie, an aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn, is having a miserable summer. With his father dying and his mother wanting him to find a girlfriend, Frankie escapes by causing trouble with his delinquent friends and flirting with older men online. As his chatting and webcamming intensify, Frankie simultaneously enters into a cautious relationship with a young woman. Inevitably, Frankie’s struggle to reconcile his competing desires lead to irreparable consequences.
Original Languages: English
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 95 mins.
Year: 2017

CREDITS

CAST
Harris Dickinson ()
Madeline Weinstein ()
Kate Hodge ()
DIRECTED BY
Eliza Hittman

TRAILER


PHOTOS

Frankie (Harris Dickinson), Nick (Frank Hakaj), Alexei (David Ivanov), Jesse (Anton Selyaninov) walk on Coney Island boardwalk at sunset. Photo credit: Gabrielle Russomagno. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Behind the scenes of crew lighting Frankie (Harris Dickinson) and extras on night cruise. Photo credit: Tayarisha Poe. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Alexei (David Ivanov) and Frankie (Harris Dickinson) in Frankie's basement. Photo credit: Harrison Sheehan. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Frankie (Harris Dickinson) shirtless in rain playing handball. Photo credit: Harrison Sheehan. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Frankie (Harris Dickinson) at night with ferriswheel behind. Photo credit: Hélène Louvart. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Frankie (Harris Dickinson) shirtless on bench at playground. Photo credit: Tayarisha Poe. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Nick (Frank Hakaj), Alexei (David Ivanov), Frankie (Harris Dickinson) and Jesse (Anton Selyaninov) shirtless outside. Photo credit: Tayarisha Poe. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Nick (Frank Hakaj), Alexei (David Ivanov) and Frankie (Harris Dickinson) shirtless leaning on railing outside. Photo credit: Tayarisha Poe. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Director Eliza Hittman. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.