Screening format: DCP
Best of Fest! Coming soon to the Oriental Theatre!
Two-time Oscar winner (The Salesman, A Separation) Asghar Farhadi returns to the screen with this searing Spanish-language psychological thriller starring Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, and Ricardo Darín. Cruz plays a woman returning to her small hometown in Spain for her sister's wedding along with her young son and teenage daughter. Amid the joyful reunion reverie, her eldest is abducted. In the tense days that follow, simmering tensions within the family and community at large begin to boil over, surfacing shocking long-buried secrets in yet another masterclass in tension from Farhadi.