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A Ghost Story

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Director: David Lowery

Starring: Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck

Rating: 12A

USA 2017

With A Ghost Story, acclaimed director David Lowery (Ainít Them Bodies Saints, Peteís Dragon) returns with a singular exploration of legacy, loss, and the essential human longing for meaning and connection.

Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost (Academy Award winner Casey Affleck) returns to his suburban home to console his bereft wife (Academy Award nominee Rooney Mara), only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away. Increasingly unmoored, the ghost embarks on a cosmic journey through memory and history, confronting lifeís ineffable questions and the enormity of existence.

An unforgettable meditation on love and grief, A Ghost Story emerges ecstatic and surreal - a wholly unique experience that lingers long after the credits roll.