A24 exclusively released the first trailer for Saela Davis & Anna Rose Holmerʼs God’s Creatures starring Emily Watson and Paul Mescal. The film releases on September 30 in theaters. Watch the trailer below.
The film is directed by Saela Davis & Anna Rose Holmer from a screenplay by Shane Crowle. The story is developed by Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly and Crowley. God’s Creatures synopsis follows, “Set in a quiet, brooding Irish fishing village, God’s Creatures follows the increasingly strained relationship between prodigal son Brian O’Hara (Mescal) and his mother, Aileen (Watson), when Brian suddenly returns home to his family after living abroad in Australia for seven years. After Brian is accused of an unspeakable act against a former flame (Aisling Franciosi), Aileen is caught between protecting her dear son and her own sense of right and wrong, driving her to near-madness.”
Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly is producing following her critically acclaimed films Ammonite and Lady Macbeth.
The film is produced by Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly. Co-financed by A24, BBC Film, Screen Ireland, and the Western Region Audiovisual Producers Fund/WRAP. A24 controls worldwide rights.
God’s Creatures will hit theaters on September 30.