Promising Young Woman – Crying Wolf Film Clip – Focus Features - Director, Producer & Writer Emerald Fennell – Producers Margot Robbie, Josey McNamara, Tom Ackerley, Ben Browning, Ashley Fox – Music Anthony Willis FilmNation Entertainment & LuckyChap Ent.
Promising Young Woman is a 2020 American black comedy thriller film written and directed by Emerald Fennell...
Promising Young Woman is a 2020 American black comedy thriller film written and directed by Emerald Fennell in her feature directorial debut. The film stars Carey Mulligan as a woman seeking to avenge the death of her best friend, who was a rape victim. It also stars Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Clancy Brown, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, and Connie Britton.
Promising Young Woman had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 25, 2020, and was theatrically released in the United States on December 25, 2020, by Focus Features. It received positive reviews from critics, with praise directed at its screenplay, direction, and Mulligan's performance. The film earned five nominations at the 93rd Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Actress (Mulligan), and won for Best Original Screenplay. It also received four nominations at the 78th Golden Globe Awards and six at the 74th British Academy Film Awards, where it won Best Original Screenplay.