Steve Zahn and Sasha Knight in the wilderness in Cowboys - HRAFF 2021
Steve Zahn and Sasha Knight in the wilderness in Cowboys - HRAFF 2021
Cowboys (2020)

HRAFF presents

Cowboys

Featuring a panel discussion after the film

Anna Kerrigan | USA | | Unclassified (15+)
Film

Troy (Steve Zahn) and his young child Joe (Sasha Knight) are on the run in rural western Montana.

They think they can make it to the Canadian border – if they can just manage to keep a low enough profile while they journey north. But Joe's mother Sally (Jillian Bell) has discovered they’re missing, and an outsider within the local police force, Faith (Ann Dowd), is in hot pursuit. As Faith discovers more about the case, she finds this supposed kidnapping is more than it seems. Troy is attempting to free his transgender son from the bigotry of his mother; Troy also has mental health issues, and is without his much-needed medication.

Winner of Best Screenplay and Best Actor at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival, writer/director Anna Kerrigan captures a portrait of a pivotal childhood experience with a compassionate and sturdy lens. Guided with care and vision, this modern-day western has an emotional veracity that simply must be seen.

Format: DCP
Language: English
Source: Other Angle Pictures
Duration: 83

When

Sat 24 Apr 2021

2pm

See below for additional related events

Tickets

General Admission

$25

Concession

$19

Friend of the Festival

$22

Get tickets

Duration

83 mins

Rating

Unclassified (15+)

Where

Cinema 1, Level 2
ACMI, Fed Square

How to get there

HRAFF Friends of the Festival

Get discounts to HRAFF sessions by joining the Friends of the Festival (FoF) membership program and play a vital role in the story and future of HRAFF.

Learn more

HRAFF 2021 Program

There are no upcoming related events at this time.

Plan your visit

Read our COVID-safe visitor guidelines, information on accessibility, amenities, transport, dining options and more.

Start planning