The Quarry

The Quarry

The Quarry is a tense and harrowing tale of sin and redemption, violence and grace, and the lengths to which men will go to outrun their evil deeds. A mysterious new minister (Shea Whigham) takes up residence at a rundown church in a desolate Texas town. Despite the growing suspicions of the townsfolk – the hardened local police chief (Michael Shannon), the drug-dealing brothers caught in the chief's crosshairs (Bobby Soto and Alvaro Martinez), and the mournful woman who keeps up the church (Catalina Sandino Moreno) – the congregation grows. But how long can the minister keep his secrets safe and who can be forgiven when the truth comes to light? Based on the acclaimed novel by Damon Galgut.

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Director

Scott Teems

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Credits

Director: Scott Teems
Executive Producer: Michael Shannon, Shea Whigham, Andrew Levitas, Kerri Elder, Blake Elder, William Corry, Carole Meiselman, Michael Goyette, Vojin Gjaja, Lucas Jarach, Dave Kerr, Eddie Rubin, Lisa Belcher, Steven Shapiro, Barry Brooker, Stan Wertlieb
Producer: Laura D. Smith, Kristin Mann
Screenwriter: Scott Teems, Andrew Brotzman
Cinematographer: Michael Alden Lloyd
Editor: Saira Haider
Production Designer: Erin Magill
Sound Designer: David Bach
Music: Heather McIntosh
Principal Cast: Shea Whigham, Michael Shannon, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Bobby Soto, Bruno Bichir, Alvaro Martinez

Contact

Distributor 
Grindstone Entertainment / Lionsgate
Public Film Contact
Tiffany Olivares Girardi
Lionsgate
tolivares@lionsgate.com
310-255-3870
Publicity Contact
Tiffany Olivares Girardi
tolivares@lionsgate.com
310-255-3870
Sales Agent
Maren Olsen (CAA)
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Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Screening Section: Narrative Spotlight
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 98 mins