Promising Young Woman

From groundbreaking director Emerald Fennell (Killing Eve) comes a delicious new take on revenge. Everyone said Cassie (Carey Mulligan) was a promising young woman ... until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future. But nothing in Cassie’s life is what it appears to be: she’s wickedly smart, tantalizingly cunning, and she’s living a secret double life by night. Now, an unexpected encounter is about to give Cassie a chance to right the wrongs of the past in this thrilling and wildly entertaining story.

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Emerald Fennell




Director: Emerald Fennell
Executive Producer: Carey Mulligan, Glen Basner, Alison Cohen, Milan Popelka
Producer: Margot Robbie, Tom Ackerly, Josey McNamara, Ben Browning, Ashley Fox, Emerald Fennell
Screenwriter: Emerald Fennell
Cinematographer: Benjamin Kračun
Editor: Frédéric Thoraval
Production Designer: Michael T. Perry
Sound Designer: Susan Jacobs
Music: Anthony Willis
Principal Cast: Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, Connie Britton
Additional Credits: Co-producer: Fiona Walsh Heinz, Casting Directors: Mary Vernieu, Lindsay Graham-Ahanonu, Costume Designer: Nancy Steiner


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Year: 2019
Genre: Thriller
Screening Section: Festival Favorites
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 108 mins