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"This is richly satisfying and powerfully acted work."
- Peter Bradshaw - The Guardian -
"An understated yet profound examination of identity and self-sacrifice, this honest depiction of repressed romance will unashamedly tug at every heart string."
- Chloe Catchpole - Empire -


A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her for her attraction to a female childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality.


Production information:

Sebastián Lelio
Sebastián Lelio, Rebecca Lenkiewicz,
Naomi Alderman
Danny Cohen
Rachel Weisz,
Rachel McAdams,
Alessandro Nivola
1hr 54mins
Ireland, UK, USA
Martina Niland acted as Co-Producer for Element Pictures.

Ronit Krushka:
Esti, do you think I should go back early?
Esti Kuperman:
No... no. No, I don't think you should leave at all.

Nominations & Awards:
American Film Awards - 2019
Nominee: Best Actress - Rachel Weisz
British Independent Film Awards - 2018
WINNER: Best Supporting Actor - Alessandro Nivola
Nominee: Best Screenplay - Sebastián Lelio, Rebecca Lenkiewicz
Nominee: Best British Independent Film -
Sebastián Lelio, Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Ed Guiney,
Frida Torresblanco, Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Actress - Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress - Rachel McAdams
Chlotrudis Awards - 2019
Nominee: Best Supporting Actor - Alessandro Nivola
CinEuphoria Awards - 2019
WINNER: Top Ten of the Year - International Competition
- Sebastián Lelio
WINNER: Best Actress - International Competition - Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Sequence - International Competition
For "Dovid" last speech at the synagogue.
Nominee: Best Duo - International Competition
Rachel McAdams, Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress - International Competition
Rachel McAdams
Nominee: Best Supporting Actor - International Competition
Alessandro Nivola
Nominee: Best Director - International Competition
Sebastián Lelio
Nominee: Best Film - International Competition
Ed Guiney (producer), Frida Torresblanco (producer)
Rachel Weisz (producer), Sebastián Lelio (director)
GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics - 2019
Nominee: LGBTQ Film of the Year
Nominee: Unsung Film of the Year
GLAAD Media Awards - 2019
Nominee: Outstanding Film - Limited Release
Guadalajara International Film Festival - 2018
Nominee: Best Feature Film - Sebastián Lelio (director)
Göteborg Film Festival - 2018
Nominee: International Competition - Sebastián Lelio
Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2018
Nominee: Best Supporting Actor - Alessandro Nivola
Nominee: Best Actress - Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress - Rachel McAdams
London Critics Circle Film Awards - 2019
Nominee: Supporting Actor of the Year - Alessandro Nivola
Nominee: British/Irish Actress of the Year - Rachel Weisz
National Film Awards, UK 2019
Nominee: Best Actress - Rachel Weisz
Nominee: Best Supporting Actor - Alessandro Nivola
Women Film Critics Circle Awards - 2018
Nominee: Best Screen Couple -
Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams


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