Our Friend – Ottawa premiere the Week of Friday February 26th!
After receiving life-altering news, a couple finds unexpected support from their best friend, who puts his own life on hold and moves into their family home, bringing an impact much greater and more profound than anyone could have imagined.
From Sundance and BAFTA nominated director Gabriela Cowperthwaite! Starring Oscar winner Casey Affleck, Independent Spirit Awards winner Dakota Johnson, and Chicago Film Critics Association Awards winner Jason Segal!
4/4 Stars! “A beautiful and moving film with exceptional performances… It’s inspiring, touching and a phenomenal film.” (Victoria Advocate)
4/4 Stars! “masterful direction and solid performances…the first great movie of 2021.” (Reel Talk)
Grade A-! “Stellar performances make end-of-life drama ‘Our Friend’ a winner…a real gem of young actors doing work that will be remembered in hindsight as some of their best.” (Boston Herald)