Closing Night

The Forgiven

Sunday, February 18, 2018
Dir: Roland Joffé

U.S. Premiere (2017, South Africa, UK, 120min)

Academy Award© winner* Forest Whitaker and Eric Bana deliver riveting performances in this tense thriller based on real events. When Archbishop Desmond Tutu (Whitaker) is appointed to head a nationwide investigation, he’s summoned to a maximum-security prison by a notorious murderer seeking clemency (Bana). Inside the brutal prison walls, Tutu is drawn into a dangerous, life-changing battle with the cunning criminal in this captivating film from Oscar© nominated director** Roland Joffé.