THE FATHER: OSCAR WINNER – BEST ACTOR!

Rating: M
Length: 97 mins
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, Olivia Williams
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**Multiple Academy Award Winner – BEST ACTOR & BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY!**

Nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Hopkins), and Best Supporting Actress (Colman).

★★★★★ “(Hopkins) offers the perfect blend of vulnerability and recalcitrance in the role” Times (UK)

★★★★ “a very inventive and accomplished debut for Zeller: an awesomely difficult subject beautifully, movingly brought to the cinema screen” David Stratton, The Australian

19/20 “…stunning, phenomenal… pick your superlative” FILMINK (Australia)

Anthony is 80, mischievous, living defiantly alone and rejecting the carers that his daughter, Anne, encouragingly introduces. Yet help is also becoming a necessity for Anne; she can’t make daily visits anymore and Anthony’s grip on reality is unravelling. As we experience the ebb and flow of his memory, how much of his own identity and past can Anthony cling to? How does Anne cope as she grieves the loss of her father, while he still lives and breathes before her? THE FATHER warmly embraces real life, through loving reflection upon the vibrant human condition; heart-breaking and uncompromisingly poignant – a movie that nestles in the truth of our own lives.

Nominated for 4 Golden Globes – Best Motion Picture (Drama), Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) – Anthony Hopkins, Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture – Olivia Colman, Best Screenplay (Motion Picture) – Christopher Hampton & Florian Zeller

Nominated for 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards – Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role (Anthony Hopkins), Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivia Colman)

Nominated for 4 Critics Choice Awards – Best Actor (Anthony Hopkins), Best Supporting Actress (Olivia Colman), Best Adapted Screenplay (Christopher Hampton & Florian Zeller), Best Editing

Nominated for 4 AACTA International Awards – Best Film, Best Lead Actor (Anthony Hopkins), Best Supporting Actress (Olivia Colman), Best Screenplay

Nominated for 6 British Independent Film Awards – Best British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Screenplay, Best Editing, Best Production Design

Official Trailer