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MARY MAGDALENE, co-written by Helen Edmundson, released in cinemas 16th March

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Co-written by Helen Edmundson and Philippa Goslett, MARY MAGDALENE hit UK cinemas on 16th March. Produced by See-Saw Films with an incredible cast including Rooney Mara, Joaquin Phoenix, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Tahar Rahim.

Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement.

Watch the trailer here:

“Rooney Mara as Mary Magdalene and Joaquin Phoenix as Jesus make for heavenly cinema” The Times

“the Bible’s fallen woman takes the lead in a chic, thought-provoking retelling” The Telegraph

“‘Mary Magdalene’ with its feminist revision of Christianity’s whore figure, joins a surge of wildly diverse Christian-inspired cinema” Independent

 

Published: 16th March 2018