Sony Pictures Classics announced today updated release information for The Son, Living, The Return of Tanya Tucker – featuring Brandi Carlile, Salvatore: Shoemaker of Dreams, One Fine Morning, Return to Seoul and Turn Every Page – the Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb.
The Son, which will world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, stars Academy Award nominee Hugh Jackman, Academy Award winner Laura Dern, and Academy Award nominee Vanessa Kirby, will be released on November 11, 2022 in New York and Los Angeles before expanding to additional markets. A drama that follows a family as it struggles to reunite after falling apart, The Son centers on Peter (Jackman), whose hectic life with his infant and new partner Emma (Kirby) is upended when his ex-wife Kate (Dern) appears with their son Nicholas, who is now a teenager. The young man has been missing from school for months and is troubled, distant, and angry. Peter strives to take care of Nicholas as he would have liked his own father to have taken care of him. While juggling work, his and Beth’s new son, and the offer of his dream position in Washington, he loses sight of how to hold onto his son Nicholas in the present. The film is directed by Academy Award winner Florian Zeller, who adapted the script from his acclaimed stage play alongside Academy Award winner Christopher Hampton.
Kathlyn Horan’s , The Return of Tanya Tucker – featuring Brandi Carlile will be released on October 21, 2022 in New York and Los Angeles before expanding to additional markets. The documentary follows Tanya’s richly creative, utterly captivating, bumpy ride back to the top as Brandi encourages her to push past her fears to create a new sound and reach a new audience.
Oliver Hermanus’ film Living, starring BAFTA and Golden Globe winner Bill Nighy, will be released on December 23, 2022 in New York and Los Angeles before expanding to additional markets. Written by Nobel Prize-winning author Kazuo Ishiguro, Living is a reimagining of Akira Kurosawa’s 1952 film IKIRU — the story of an ordinary man, reduced by years of oppressive office routine to a shadow existence, who at the eleventh hour makes a supreme effort to turn his dull life into something wonderful… into one he can say has been lived to the fullest. The film premiered at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.
Turn Every Page – the Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb, directed by Lizzie Gottlieb (TODAY’S MAN, ROMEO ROMEO) will be released December 30, 2022 in New York and Los Angeles before expanding to additional markets. The documentary explores Caro and Gottlieb’s remarkable creative collaboration, including the behind-the-scenes drama of the making of Caro’sThe Power Broker and the LBJ series. With humor and insight, this unique double portrait reveals the work habits, peculiarities and professional joys of these two ferocious intellects. It arrives at the culmination of a journey that has consumed both their lives and impacted generations of politicians, activists, writers and readers, and furthered our understanding of power and democracy.
Additionally, One Fine Morning, written and directed by Mia Hansen-Løve and starring Léa Seydoux and Davy Chou’s , Return to Seoul, which were both acquired out of Cannes, will have one-week qualifying runs by the end of the year, before their 2023 releases.