Winner U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Auteur Filmmaking Sundance 2020
Director Josephine Decker
Writer Sarah Gubbins
Cast Elisabeth Moss, Michael Stuhlbarg, Logan Lerman and Odessa Young
Producers Jeffrey Soros, Simon Horsman, Christine Vachon, Sue Naegle, Sarah Gubbins and David Hinojosa
Based on the Novel by Susan Scarf Merrell
The psychological drama stars Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale, The Square) as famed horror author Shirley Jackson with Michael Stuhlbarg (The Shape of Water, Call Me by Your Name) as her Bennington College professor husband Stanley Hyman. Rising stars Logan Lerman (Indignation, Fury) and Odessa Young (Assassination Nation, Looking for Grace) play the young couple that move in with Shirley and Stanley in the hope of starting a new life but instead find themselves fodder for a psycho-drama that inspires Shirley’s next novel.