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First Reformed

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Original title
First Reformed
Running time
108 min.
United States United States
Paul Schrader
Brian "Lustmord" Williams
Alexander Dynan
Co-production United States-United Kingdom-Australia;
Killer Films, Omeira Studio Partners, Fibonacci Films, Arclight Films, Big Indie Pictures (Distributor: A24)
Drama | Religion. Independent Film (US)
Synopsis / Plot
An ex-military chaplain (Ethan Hawke) is wrecked by grief over the death of his son in Iraq. Amanda Seyfried plays a member of his church whose husband, a radical environmentalist, commits suicide, setting the plot in motion.
2018: Academy Awards: Nominated for Best Original Screenplay
2018: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Screenplay & Actor (Hawke)
2018: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actor (Hawke)
2018: National Board of Review (NBR): Top Films & Original Screenplay
2018: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 - Movies of the Year
2018: Critics Choice Awards: Best Original Screenplay
2018: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Actor (Ethan Hawke). 4 Nominations
2018: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Actor (Hawke) & Best Screenplay. 4 Nom.
2018: San Francisco Film Critics Circle: Best Actor (Hawke) & Best Screenplay. 4 Nom.
2018: Boston Society of Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Ethan Hawke)
2018: Gotham Awards: Best Screenplay & Actor (Hawke). 3 Nominations
2018: Satellite Awards: Nominated for Best Film, Screenplay & Actor
2017: Venice Film Festival: Official Selection
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