Somewhere along the mid-19th century American East coast frontier, two neighboring couples battle hardship and isolation, witnessed by a splendid yet testing landscape, challenging them both physically and psychologically.
Starring bafta winner, golden globe and emmy nominee VANESSA KIRBY (pieces of a woman, mission: impossible, the crown), KATHERINE WATERSTON (fantastic beasts: the crimes of grindelwald, steve jobs, michael clayton), CHRISTOPHER ABBOTT (catch-22, first man, girls) and academy award, golden globes and bafta winner CASEY AFFLECK (manchester by the sea, interstellar, gone baby gone, the assassination of jesse james, oceans 11/12/13).
A Sony Pictures Worldwide/Bleecker Street release produced by Sea Change Media, Killer Films, M.Y.R.A. Entertainment, in Association with Hype Film, Charades, Yellow Bear Films, Panasper Films Ltd. and Ingenious Media.
THE WORLD TO COME celebrated its world premiere at the Venice International Film Festival on september 6, 2020 and its north american premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on february 2, 2021. To date, its accolades include 6 nominations and 4 awards. It was theatrically released in the U.S. on february 12, 2021.