THE WORLD TO COME: Advance Screening + Q&A - NewFest


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Two farmers' wives find themselves irrevocably drawn to each other in this 19th century romance


"Mona Fastvold's queer period romance finally arrives following major acclaim at the Venice Film Festival" – IndieWire.
We hosted an Advance Screening of THE WORLD TO COME, followed by a Q&A with the director and cast!
Mona Fastvold (Director)
Katherine Waterston (Cast)
Vanessa Kirby (Cast)
Casey Affleck (Cast)
Christopher Abbott (Cast)

Moderated by:
VARIETY's Jenelle Riley

In this powerful 19th century romance set in the American Northeast, Abigail, a farmer’s wife, and her new neighbor Tallie find themselves irrevocably drawn to each other. A grieving Abigail tends to her withdrawn husband Dyer as free spirit Tallie bristles at the jealous control of her husband Finney. Together, their intimacy begins to fill a void in each other's lives they never knew existed. Starring Katherine Waterston, Vanessa Kirby, Christopher Abbott, and Casey Affleck.

A Bleecker Street release. THE WORLD TO COME opens in theaters February 12 & on digital March 2!


Mona Fastvold