• Mary Magdalene (2019)

Mary Magdalene

Release Date: April 12th, 2019

R |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

In the first century, free-spirited Mary Magdalene flees the marriage her family has arranged for her, finding refuge and a sense of purpose in a radical new movement led by the charismatic, rabble-rousing preacher named Jesus. The sole woman among his band of disciples, Mary defies the prejudices of a patriarchal society as she undergoes a profound spiritual awakening and finds herself at the center of an Earth-shaking historical moment.

Cast: Rooney Mara, Joaquin Phoenix, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Tahar Rahim, Ariane Labed, Denis Ménochet, Lubna Azabal, Tchéky Karyo

Director: Garth Davis

Genres: Drama

Production Co: See-Saw Films, Porchlight Films

Keywords: Emotional, 2010s, Transformation, Love, Moving, Fall, Passionate

Awards

Nominated Best Original Music Score
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2018)
Nominated Best Lead Actress
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2018)
Nominated Best Costume Design
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2018)