How the Director of ‘20th Century Women’ Uses His Own Experiences to Make His Films

Mike Mills explains how he used the memories of his mother to create Annette Bening’s character(A24 Films)Mike Mills’s past two films — Beginners and 20th Century Women — have both been semi-autobiographical. Beginners focuses on Mills’s father, who came out at age 75 shortly before his death, while 20th Century Women is based on…
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