19th October 2024 // Everybody Knows

EVERYBODY KNOWS (CERT 15)
SPAIN-FRANCE 2018 DIRECTED BY ASGHAR FARHADI
COLOUR 133 MINS
WITH: PENÉLOPE CRUZ, JAVIER BARDEM, RICARDO DARIN

A woman returns from Argentina to her home village in Spain for her sister’s
wedding, but events soon change from joyful celebration to a dark and complex
mystery.

‘Farhadi pulls off a setting rife with plausible motivations and complex intrigue … a good
yarn, well told.’ – Lisa Nesselson

‘Atmospheric and evocative.’ – Claudia Puig

‘A quietly gripping examination of social divisions, of class, of secrets that bind us together
and pull us apart.’ – Steve Pond

‘With this subtle and enlightening film, Farhadi opens many new doors in his ongoing
exploration of time and the many mysteries of human nature.’ – Spirituality and Practice

‘You should sample its mixture of bacchanal and gall to revel in Farhadi’s dependable
deftness as he sketches and frames his collection of characters.’ – The New Yorker