Starring Paul Bettany (A BEAUTIFUL MIND) & Malcolm McDowell (A CLOCKWORK ORANGE, IF…). Set in London in 1968 and the present day, Gangster No. 1 is the story of a deadly battle of wills played out between a gangland leader and his apprentice, a young man who emulates him to the point of psychosis, and beyond.AWARDS British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) – Best Actor (Paul Bettany), BIFA Best Screenplay, BIFA Best Achievement in Production; AFI Film Festival Award for Cinematography / FESTIVALS Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Dinard (in competition for Golden Hitchcock)

Director Gus Van Sant

Writer Matt Damon, Casey Affleck, Gus Van Sant

Cast Matt Damon, Casey Affleck

Producers Dany Wolf

Production Credits Jay Hernandez - Associate Producer, Epsilon Motion Pictures, My Cactus, Tango Films

Gus Van Sant

Festival Section Year Location
Locarno Festival
Sundance FestivalFrontier Section2002
Toronto Film Festival
Athens Film Festival
Buenos Aires