A Banquet

Friday, February 18 - Thursday, February 24, 2022

Widowed mother Holly (Sienna Guillory) is radically tested when her teenage daughter Betsey (Jessica Alexander) experiences a profound enlightenment and insists that her body is no longer her own, but in service to a higher power. Bound to her newfound faith, Betsey refuses to eat but loses no weight. In an agonizing dilemma, torn between love and fear, Holly is forced to confront the boundaries of her own beliefs.

“An ambiguous brew of Melancholia, Swallow, and Saint Maud.”– BFI

  • Running Time 97 minutes
  • Distributor IFC Films
  • Director Ruth Paxton
  • Cast Sienna Guillory, Jessica Alexander, Ruby Stokes, Lindsay Duncan
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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