PRE-SCREENING OF THE WOMAN KING
Join WIFT Austin and FonsPR on Friday, September 9th for a special All-Woman pre-screening of THE WOMAN KING.
This FREE event is for WIFT Austin members only.
Location: Alamo Drafthouse Mueller, 1911 Aldrich St., ATX
ABOUT THE WOMAN KING
In Theaters September 16, 2022
Synopsis: The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen. Inspired by true events, The Woman King follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca (Oscar®-winner Viola Davis) as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for…
Directed by: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Screenplay by: Dana Stevens
Story by: Maria Bello and Dana Stevens
Produced by: Cathy Schulman, Viola Davis, Julius Tennon, Maria Bello
Executive Producers: Peter McAleese
Cast: Viola Davis, Thuso Mbedu, Lashana Lynch, Sheila Atim, Hero Fiennes Tiffin and John Boyega