The Son

Mar 12, 2017 | 7:00pm – 8:32pm

Based on the New York Times best-selling and Pulitzer Prize finalist novel, "The Son" is a sweeping family saga that spans 150 years and three generations of the McCullough family. The ten-episode, one-hour drama traces the story of Eli McCullough’s transformation from good-natured innocence to calculated violence, as he loses everything on the wild frontier, setting him on the path to building a ranching-and-oil dynasty of unsurpassed wealth and privilege. "The Son" deftly explores how Eli’s ruthlessness and quest for power triggers consequences that span generations, as the McCullough’s rise to become one of the richest families reigning in Texas.

The screening will be followed by an extended Q&A moderated by Tim Taliaferro with Philipp Meyer, Kevin Murphy and Pierce Brosnan.

Year:  2016
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre:  Drama
Screening Section: Episodic
Screening Category: Series
Country: United States
Runtime: 92 mins

Tom Harper, Kevin Dowling

Director Bio

Tom Harper is a BAFTA nominated British film and television director, writer and producer who wrote and directed his break out short film,"Cubs," and moved on to a range of film and TV. Kevin Dowling’s credits include the award-winning feature “The Sum of Us,’ the pilot of “Necessary Roughness,” and multiple episodes of "The Americans" and "Bosch."



Director:  Tom Harper, Kevin Dowling
Principal Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Jacob Lofland, Henry Garrett, Paola Nunez, Carlos Bardem, Zahn McClarnon, Jess Weixler, David Wilson Barnes, Sydney Lucas


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