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Causeway

  Lila Neugebauer

  United States     92 minutes

Synopsis

In this intimate drama, Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games) gives a piercing performance as a strong young soldier struggling to adapt to her life in New Orleans after experiencing a head injury in Afghanistan. When she meets James (Atlanta’s Brian Tyree Henry), a local mechanic with a difficult past of his own, she forges a bond that both helps and complicates her own road to recovery. A subtle and moving character study that is brought to extraordinary life by the actors, along with the vitality and particularity of the colors and culture of New Orleans, award-winning theater director Lila Neugebauer’s feature debut is a tender and subtle portrait of friendship, trust, trauma, and healing.

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  •   Jennifer Lawrence, Justine Ciarrocchi
  •   Ottessa Moshfegh, Luke Goebel, Elizabeth Sanders
  •   Robert Frazen ACE, Lucian Johnston
  •   Jack Fisk
  •   Diego Garcia
  •   Jennifer Lawrence, Brian Tyree Henry
  •   Chris Chae, Skip Lievsay
  •   Alex Somers
  •   Lila Neugebauer, Jacob Jaffke, Sophia Lin, Patricia Clarkson, Kirk Michael Fellows, Christopher J. Surgent
  •   A24, IAC Films, IPR VC, Excellent Cadaver

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