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