Films Scheduled for Release in 2019 that I Have Interest in Seeing

About Endlessness
First screening: Sept. 3 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Roy Andersson

Ad Astra
First screening: August 29 (Venice Film Festival)
US release date: September 20
Director: James Gray
Cast: Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga, Donald Sutherland, Jamie Kennedy, LisaGay Hamilton

Adults in the Room
First screening: Aug. (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Costa-Gavras

Based on a True Story
First screened: May 27, 2017 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Roman Polanski
Cast: Emmanuelle Seigner, Eva Green, Vincent Perez, Dominique Pinon
Based on the novel by Delphine de Vigan

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
First screening: September 7 (Toronto International Film Festival)
US release date: November 22
Director: Marielle Heller
Cast: Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper

Böse Spiele
Director: Ulrich Seidl

By the Grace of God
First screened: December 10, 2018 (Angers)
US release date: Oct. 18
Director: François Ozon

The Day Shall Come
First screened: March 11, 2019 (South by Southwest Film Festival)
US release date: Sept. 27
Director: Christopher Morris
Cast: Anna Kendrick, Denis O’Hare, Jim Gaffigan

The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
First screened: September 10, 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Kit Harington, Natalie Portman, Bella Thorne, Thandie Newton, Jacob Tremblay, Sarah Gadon, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Michael Gambon

Family Romance, LLC
First screened: May (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Werner Herzog

First Cow
First screening: Oct. (New York Film Festival)
Director: Kelly Reichardt
Cast: Rene Auberjonois
Based on the novel by Jonathan Raymond

Frankie
First screened: May 20 (Cannes Film Festival)
US release date: Oct. 25
Director: Ira Sachs
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Marisa Tomei, Brendan Gleeson, Greg Kinnear, Jérémie Renier

Gemini Man
US release date: October 11
Director: Ang Lee
Cast: Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen, Benedict Wong

The Halt
First screened: May 22 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Lav Diaz

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
First screened: October 11, 2018 (London Film Festival)
Director: Ben Wheatley
Cast: Joe Cole, Charles Dance, Sam Riley

Harriet
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
US release date: Nov. 1
Director: Kasi Lemmons
Cast: Cynthia Erivo, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr., Tory Kittles, Clarke Peters

A Hidden Life
First screened: May 19 (Cannes Film Festival)
US release date: Dec. 13
Director: Terrence Malick
Cast: Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Nyqvist, Jürgen Prochnow, Bruno Ganz, August Diehl

In Fabric
First screened: September 13, 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Peter Strickland
Cast: Gwendoline Christie, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Leo Bill

The Irishman
First screening: Sept. 27 (New York Film Festival)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Cast: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel, Bobby Cannavale, Ray Romano, Anna Paquin, Jesse Plemons, Jack Huston
Based on the book I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt

Joan of Arc
First screening: May (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Bruno Dumont

Jojo Rabbit
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
US release date: October 18
Director: Taika Waititi
Cast: Taika Waititi, Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, Sam Rockwell, Scarlett Johansson, Rebel Wilson, Stephen Merchant
Based on the novel by Christine Leunens

Joker
First screening: Aug. 31 (Venice Film Festival)
US release date: Oct. 4
Director: Todd Phillips
Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Brian Tyree Henry, Marc Maron, Shea Whigham, France Conroy

Kajillionaire
Director: Miranda July
Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Evan Rachel Wood, Debra Winger, Richard Jenkins

Knives Out
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
US release date: November 27
Director: Rian Johnson
Cast: Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Chris Evans, Daniel Craig, Toni Collette, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Christopher Plummer, Don Johnson, Raúl Castillo

The Last Thing He Wanted
Director: Dee Rees
Cast: Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Willem Dafoe, Toby Jones, Rosie Perez
Based on the novel by Joan Didion

The Laundromat
First screening: Sept. 1 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Cast: Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, Melissa Rauch, Antonio Banderas, David Schwimmer, Matthias Schoenaerts, James Cromwell, Robert Patrick, Jeffrey Wright, Chris Parnell, Will Forte, Larry Wilmore
Based on the book by Jake Bernstein

The Lighthouse
First screened: May (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Robert Eggers
Cast: Willem Dafoe, Robert Pattinson

Little Women
US release date: December 25
Director: Greta Gerwig
Cast: Timothée Chalamet, Saoirse Ronan, Florence Pugh, Emma Watson, Meryl Streep, Laura Dern, James Norton, Bob Odenkirk, Chris Cooper, Louis Garrel

Loro
First screened: April 24, 2018 and May 10, 2018 (Italy)
US release date: Sept. 13
Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Cast: Toni Servillo

Lucy in the Sky
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
US release date: Oct. 4
Director: Noah Hawley
Cast: Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Dan Stevens, Zazie Beetz, Ellen Burstyn, Tig Notaro

Marriage Story
First screening: Aug. 29 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Noah Baumbach
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Laura Dern, Ray Liotta, Alan Alda, Merritt Wever, Julie Hagerty

Matthias & Maxime
First screened: May 22 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Xavier Dolan, Anne Dorval

Maya
First screened: September 10, 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Mia Hansen-Løve
Cast: Suzan Anbeh, Judith Chemla, Roman Kolinka, Alex Descas

Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno
First screened: September 7, 2017 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Abdellatif Kechiche
Cast: Shaïn Boumedine, Salim Kechiouche
Based on the novel La blessure la vraie by François Bégaudeau

Mektoub, My Love: Canto Due
First screened: May 23 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Abdellatif Kechiche
Cast: Shaïn Boumedine, Salim Kechiouche

Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin
First screened: April (Tribeca Film Festival)
Director: Werner Herzog

An Officer and a Spy
First screening: Aug. 30 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Roman Polanski
Cast: Louis Garrel, Emmanuelle Seigner, Jean Dujardin, Mathieu Amalric

Pain and Glory
Release date (Spain): March 22
US release date: October 4
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Cast: Penélope Cruz, Antonio Banderas

Parasite
First screened: May 21 (Cannes Film Festival)
US release date: Oct. 11
Director: Joon-ho Bong

The Personal History of David Copperfield
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Armando Iannucci
Cast: Ben Whishaw, Gwendoline Christie, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie, Dev Patel, Benedict Wong, Peter Capaldi

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
First screening: May 19 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Céline Sciamma

Psychomagie, un art pour guérir
First screening: Oct. 2 (France)
Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

A Rainy Day in New York
First screened: July 26 (Poland)
Director: Woody Allen
Cast: Timothée Chalamet, Suki Waterhouse, Elle Fanning, Diego Luna, Liev Schreiber, Rebecca Hall, Jude Law, Kelly Rohrbach, Selena Gomez, Cherry Jones

The Report
First screened: Jan. 26 (Sundance Film Festival)
Director: Scott Z. Burns
Cast: Adam Driver, Corey Stoll, Jon Hamm, Annette Bening, Maura Tierney, Michael C. Hall, Tim Blake Nelson, Matthew Rhys

Safari
First screened: September 3, 2016 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Ulrich Seidl

Season of the Devil
First screened: February 20, 2018 (Berlin International Film Festival)
Director: Lav Diaz
Cast: Piolo Pascual, Shaina Magdayao

Shanghai Youth
Director: Bing Wang

Sorry We Missed You
First screened: May 16 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Ken Loach

The Truth
First screening: Aug. 28 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Hirokazu Koreeda
Cast: Catherine Deneuve, Juliette Binoche, Ethan Hawke

Uncut Gems
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Benny and Josh Safdie
Cast: Adam Sandler, Lakeith Stanfield, Idina Menzel, Judd Hirsch, Eric Bogosian, Pom Klementieff

Varda by Agnès
First screened: February 13 (Berlin International Film Festival)
US release date: Nov. 22
Director: Agnès Varda
First screening: Berlin Film Festival

Vitalina Varela
First screened: Aug. 14 (Locarno Film Festival)
Director: Pedro Costa

Voyage of Time: Life’s Journey
First screened: September 7, 2016 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Terrene Malick
Narrator: Cate Blanchett

Wasp Network
First screening: Sept. 1 (Venice Film Festival)
Director: Olivier Assayas
Cast: Ana de Armas, Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramírez, Gael García Bernal

Waves
First screening: Sept. (Toronto International Film Festival)
Director: Trey Edward Shults
Cast: Lucas Hedges, Taylor Russell, Sterling K. Brown

Wendy
Director: Benh Zeitlin

Young Ahmed
First screened: May 20 (Cannes Film Festival)
Directors: Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne

Zombi Child
First screening: May 17 (Cannes Film Festival)
Director: Bertrand Bonello

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