Ceremony is writer/director Max Winkler’s directorial debut and stars Uma Thurman, Michael Angarano, Lee Pace, Rebecca Mader, Reece Thompson and Brooke Bloom.
The film premiered at the 35th Toronto International Film Festival to rave reviews, and will hit US cinemas on April 8.
Sam Davis (Angarano) convinces his former best friend to spend a weekend with him to rekindle their friendship at an elegant beachside estate owned by a famous documentary filmmaker (Pace). But it soon becomes clear that Sam is secretly infatuated with the filmmaker’s fiancee, Zoe (Thurman), and that his true intention is to thwart their impending nuptials. As Sam’s plan begins to unravel, he is forced to realize how complicated love and friendship can be.
Watch the trailer below: