The Nest (2020 film)

The Nest is a 2020 thriller film written, directed, and produced by Sean Durkin. It stars Jude Law, Carrie Coon, Charlie Shotwell and Oona Roche.

The Nest
Directed bySean Durkin
Produced by
Screenplay bySean Durkin
Starring
Music byRichard Reed Parry[1]
CinematographyMátyás Erdély
Edited byMatthew Hannam
Production
company
Distributed byIFC Films
Release date
  • January 26, 2020 (2020-01-26) (Sundance)
  • September 18, 2020 (2020-09-18) (United States)
Running time
107 minutes[2]
Country
  • United States
  • United Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2020. It is scheduled to be released on September 18, 2020, by IFC Films.

PremiseEdit

The future of a family is plunged into uncertainty upon relocation from America to England, as the tense isolation of their new home affects them differently.

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

The project was announced in April 2018, with Jude Law and Carrie Coon set to star for writer and director Sean Durkin.[3] Filming began in September 2018 in Canada for one week before moving to England.[4][5]

ReleaseEdit

It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2020.[6] Shortly after, IFC Films acquired distribution rights to the film.[7] It is scheduled to be released on September 18, 2020.[8]

ReceptionEdit

On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the film currently holds an approval rating of 83% based on 18 reviews.[9] On Metacritic, the film currently holds a score of 80 out of 100.[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry Scoring Sean Durkin's 'The Nest'". Filmmusicreporter. Retrieved January 21, 2020.
  2. ^ "The Nest". Sundance Film Festival. Retrieved January 22, 2020.
  3. ^ Kroll, Justin (26 April 2018). "Jude Law, Carrie Coon to Star in Sean Durkin's 'The Nest' for FilmNation, BBC Films (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 29 September 2018.
  4. ^ "Jude Law, Carrie Coon to Star in Sean Durkin's 'The Nest'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 29 September 2018.
  5. ^ "Jude Law begins filming The Nest". Retrieved 29 September 2018.
  6. ^ Siegel, Tatiana (December 4, 2019). "Sundance Unveils Female-Powered Lineup Featuring Taylor Swift, Gloria Steinem, Abortion Road Trip Drama". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 4, 2019.
  7. ^ Lang, Brent (March 12, 2020). "IFC Films Buys Jude Law, Carrie Coon Drama 'The Nest' (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved March 12, 2020.
  8. ^ Lang, Brent (May 14, 2020). "Jude Law Drama 'The Nest' Debuting Theatrically in September (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved May 14, 2020.
  9. ^ "The Nest (2020)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved January 30, 2020.
  10. ^ "The Nest". Metacritic. Retrieved January 30, 2020.

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