From directorial debuts from upcoming names Rashid Johnson and Pippa Bianco to new movies involving major figures such as Gaspar Noé, Tilda Swinton, Robert Pattinson, and Julianne Moore, there's something in the pile to please every cinephile. Below are A24's main movie releases this year.
Release date: March 8 Director: Sebastián Lelio Starring: Julianne Moore, Rita Wilson, Sean Astin, Michael Cera
Moore stars as Gloria, a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days as a straight-laced office worker and evenings looking for love in the LA party scene. A fun, warm look at dating, love, identity, family life, and the baggage that comes with it all.
Release date: April 12 Director: Claire Denis Starring: Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, André "3000" Benjamin
Monte (Pattinson) and his daughter are struggling to survive isolated in the far reaches of outer space after a mission doesn't go to plan. As their craft hurtles toward a black hole, Monte tries to find out what went wrong and what happened to the sinister Dr. Dibs (Binoche), who has disappeared mysteriously.
Release date: March 1 Director: Gaspar Noé Starring: Sofia Boutella, Romain Guillermic, Souheila Yacoub
Master provocateur Noé's latest follows a group of French dancers who have gathered to rehearse in an empty school one cold winter night. But the evening soon morphs into something unhinged when the dancers discover their drinks have been spiked with LSD.
Release date: TBC Director: Pippa Bianco Starring: Rhianne Barreto, Charlie Plummer, Poorna Jagannathan
Share is Pippa Bianco's feature-length directorial debut and an extension of a short she made in 2015 (see below). The film follows Mandy, a teenager who has to piece together what happened after she discovers a disturbing video from a night she doesn't remember.
Release date: TBC Director: Joanna Hogg Starring: Tilda Swinton, Richard Ayoade, Ariane Labed
While not much is known about The Souvenir, we do know that it's set in the ’80s and follows a young film student who becomes romantically involved with an untrustworthy man — and that the film's sequel is already in pre-production.
Release date: TBC Director: Rashid Johnson Starring: Nick Robinson, Sanaa Lathan, Margaret Qualley
Rashid Johnson's directorial debut is based on Richard Wright's 1940 novel, taking place in the 1930s and concerning a young African-American man who comes of age in Chicago's South Side.
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