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319 Ratings

Nil by Mouth

Directed by Gary Oldman
France, United Kingdom, 1997


The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also in their family is Val and Billy’s mother Janet and grandmother Kath. Billy is a drug addict and Raymond kicks him out of the house, making him live on his own.

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Nil by Mouth Directed by Gary Oldman

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Best Actress

BAFTA Awards

1998 | 2 wins including: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

1998 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

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