Programme 2019

Waves

Director: Trey Edward Shults

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: USA | Year: 2018

Language(s): English | Time: 135 mins

Synopsis

Set against the vibrant landscape of South Florida, and featuring an astonishing ensemble of award-winning actors and breakouts alike, Waves traces the epic emotional journey of a suburban African-American family—led by a well-intentioned but domineering father—as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the aftermath of a loss.

Director's Bio

Trey Edward Shults is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. He has written and directed the short films Mother and Son (2010), Two to One (2011), and Krisha (2014), which was the basis for his award-winning debut feature of the same title (2015). He has also directed the feature It Comes at Night (2017). Waves (2018) is his latest film.