Leave No Trace
First screened in May 2018
Director: Debra Granik. Cast: Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie, Ben Foster, Jeff Kober, Dana Millican, Dale Dickey, David Pittman, Isaiah Stone, Alyssa Lynn. Screenplay: Debra Granik and Anne Rosellini (based on the novel My Abandonment by Peter Rock). Twitter Capsule:
More humane if less audacious than Winter's Bone. Stokes equal yearnings for opposite outcomes. Deepens as it goes.
Granik maintains an interest in non-urban, off-grid existence without repeating past idioms. New facets and tones to her confident filmmaking, too.