First screened in May 2018
Director: Paul Schrader. Cast: Ethan Hawke, Amanda Seyfried, Philip Ettinger, Cedric Kyles, Victoria Hill, Michael Gaston, Van Hansis. Screenplay: Paul Schrader. Twitter Capsule:God Was Never Really Here. Impressive impact and integrity given its undisguised pilfering from deeper filmmakers.
Ambitious with tone, theme, and technique, especially by standards of modern U.S. filmmaking, even if most of its playbook derives from European masters.