|Release||May 5, 2006 (Limited)|
|Cast||Max Minghella, Sophia Myles, John Malkovich, Jim Broadbent, Anjelica Huston|
|Studio||Sony Pictures Classics / Mongrel Media|
Based on a comic story in Dan Clowes' Eightball, Art School Confidential follows Jerome (Minghella), an art student who dreams of becoming the greatest artist in the world. Arriving as a freshman at a prestigious East Coast art school filled with every artsy "type" there is, Jerome quickly discovers his affected style and arrogance won't get him very far. When he sees that a clueless jock is attracting the glory rightfully due him, he hatches an all-or-nothing plan to hit it big in the art world and win the heart of the most beautiful girl in the school.