Fanny Lye Deliver'd 112 mins

  • Fanny Lye Deliver'd
  • Fanny Lye Deliver'd
  • Fanny Lye Deliver'd

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Critics are heralding Thomas Clay’s return to feature films, after an 11-year absence as a bold return, featuring rich cinematography and striking imagery that helps build the films tension, story and emphasize its pastoral setting.

Set on an isolated farm is Shropshire in 1657. Fanny Lye lives a quiet Puritan life with her husband John and young son Arthur, but her simple world is shaken to its core by he unexpected arrival of a mysterious young couple in need. An unexpected visit from the local Sheriff causes events to escalate that change Fanny’s disciplined life forever.

From writer/director Thomas Clay, Fanny Lye Deliver’d features an all-star cast including Maxine Peake (The Theory of Everything), Charles Dance (Game of Thrones), Freddie Fox (King Arthur: Legend of the Sword) and Tanya Reynolds (Emma) in a film that critics are calling an “immersive historical drama blaze with visceral authenticity” (Empire Magazine) with Peake’s titular performance being heralded as “fierce, strong, intelligent” (The Guardian).

★★★★★ Jumpcut Online.  ★★★★★ Cinevue  ★★★★★ Eye on Film ★★★★ Empire   ★★★★ Time Out   ★★★★ The Times  ★★★★ Financial Times   ★★★★ NME   ★★★★ The i   ★★★★ The Upcoming   ★★★★ Vulturehound

★★★★★ “The film is so careful and considered, its blend of modern ideas and historical detail so unexpected and exciting, that its hard not to walk away feeling exhilarated” - CineVue

★★★★ “Maxine Peake shines in the lead role of a downtrodden woman finding her own voice, all aspects of Thomas Clay’s gritty, immersive historical drama blaze with visceral authenticity” – Empire Magazine

★★★★ “Clay carves an enthralling, burtal, darkly funny and oddly hypnotic tale from this muddy patch of period England” – Time Out

“(on Peake’s performance) fierce, strong, intelligent” – The Guardian

“Fanny Lye Deliver’d bristles with the promise brought on by a new era” – Independent (UK)

★★★★★ “The film is so careful and considered, its blend of modern ideas and historical detail so unexpected and exciting, that it's hard not to walk away feeling exhilarated” - CineVue

★★★★ “Maxine Peake shines in the lead role of a downtrodden woman finding her own voice, all aspects of Thomas Clay’s gritty, immersive historical drama blaze with visceral authenticity” – Empire Magazine

★★★★ “Clay carves an enthralling, brutal, darkly funny and oddly hypnotic tale from this muddy patch of period England” – Time Out

4stars
"All aspects of Thomas Clay’s gritty, immersive historical drama blaze with visceral authenticity."
Empire Magazine
5stars
Cinevue

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