September 9 - 14, 2016
SIFF Cinema Egyptian | One Week Only
In this special return engagment of one of this summer's most beloved films, Viggo Mortensen stars in a heartfelt story of unconventional family values as the devoted father of a brood of six who live off the grid in the wilds of Washington state, until events lead them back to the outside world for the first time in decades.
Director Matt Ross presents this unique, heartfelt, and critically acclaimed tale of humanity and what it means to be a parent. Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father (Viggo Mortensen) devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, beginning a journey that challenges his long-held beliefs.
- Director: Matt Ross
- Principal Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Steve Zahn, Missi Pyle, Kathryn Hahn, George MacKay, Erin Moriarty, Frank Langella
- Country: USA
- Year: 2016
- Running Time: 120 minutes
- Website: Official Film Website
- Language: English