Wildlife (2018)

14 year old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry, a housewife and a golf pro, in a small town in 1960s Montana.

Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job, along with his sense of purpose, he decides to join the cause of fighting the fire. Leaving his wife and son to fend for themselves.

Suddenly forced into the role of an adult, Joe witnesses his mother’s struggle as she tries to keep her head above water.

“This handsomely made, meticulously acted period picture is an impressive directorial debut for Paul Dano” – The Guardian ★★★★

“Carey Mulligan is deft in Paul Dano’s beautifully melancholic directorial debut” – The Telegraph ★★★★

“Poignant and very delicately observed” – Independent ★★★★