How Martin McDonagh Turned Angry Advertising Into Festival Hit ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ – The Contenders London

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It was while traveling across America, 17 or 18 years ago, that
Martin McDonagh found the germ of what would become his TIFF Audience Award-winning film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri, he told Deadline’s Joe Utichi yesterday at The Contenders London, where he took the stage alongside producer Graham Broadbent. “I saw something similar to what we reveal on the billboards,” he said. “It was a very stark, angry, brutal message, and it made me wonder what kind of…