Joel Edgerton’s New Film ‘Boy Erased’ Is Shocking Audiences Around The World

Joel directed and stars in the film.

Joel Edgerton’s New Film ‘Boy Erased’ Is Shocking Audiences Around The World Focus Features

Set to hit cinemas this week in Australia, Joel Edgerton’s new film, Boy Erased, follows the story of a teenage boy forced to take part in gay conversion therapy by his Baptist parents; a practice which still happens today in Australia.

Directed by and starring Joel Edgerton, the Aussie explained to Heidi, Xavier & Ryan this morning the difficulties of shooting such an intense true story, as well as giving aspiring actors and filmmakers some brilliant advice about breaking into the industry.

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Boy Erased hits Australian cinemas November 8th. 

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