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Good Time

    • Music by:
    • Daniel Lopatin
    • Directed by:
    • Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie
    • Distributed by:
    • A24

Lopatin’s score opens fissures that let its beauty and ambivalences burrow deep under your skin


Good Time is a 2017 film directed by Josh and Benny Safdie and written by Josh Safdie and Ronald Bronstein. It stars Robert Pattinson as a robber who tries to free his mentally disabled brother, played by Benny Safdie, all while eluding his own capture. Barkhad Abdi, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Buddy Duress co-star. The film was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the 2017 Cannes Film Festival's main competition section. Daniel Lopatin won the Cannes Soundtrack Award for his original score.

Directed by:

Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie

Written by:

Ronald Bronstein, Josh Safdie


Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Buddy Duress, Taliah Lennice Webster, Barkhad Abdi, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Produced by:

Paris Kasidokostas Latsis, Terry Dougas, Sebastian Bear-McClard, Oscar Boyson


Sean Price Williams

Edited by:

Ronald Bronstein, Benny Safdie

Production companies:

Elara Pictures, Rhea Films, Hercules Film Fund

Distributed by:


Release date:

May 25, 2017 (Cannes, France)
August 11, 2017 (United States)


United States

Running time:

101 minutes


WINNER, Cannes Soundtrack Award (2017)

Daniel Lopatin
Good Time

Dir. Ben and Josh Safdie, Prod. A24