Grand Prize Critics Week ~ Fipresci Award
Cannes Film Festival
Golden Camera
Cannes Film Festival
Queer Palm
Cannes Film Festival
'Raw' is about discovering your own appetites, your kinks, the secret joys that make you feel full.
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Everyone in Justine’s family is a vet. And a vegetarian. At 16, she’s a brilliant and promising student. When she starts at veterinary school, she enters a decadent, merciless and dangerously seductive culture. During the first week of hazing rituals, desperate to fit in whatever the cost, she strays from her family’s principles when she eats raw meat for the first time. Justine will soon face the terrible and unexpected consequences of her actions as her true self begins to emerge.

Played at

Playhouse 7, 3.24.17 - 4.13.17
NoHo 7, 3.24.17 - 3.30.17
Rated R This film is subtitled This film is subtitled
Runtime: 98 min
Language: French

Director: Julia Ducournau
Cast: Ella Rumpf, Garance Marillier, Rabah Nait Oufella

  • Winner, Grand Prize Critics Week ~ Fipresci Award, Cannes Film Festival
  • Nominee, Golden Camera, Cannes Film Festival
  • Nominee, Queer Palm, Cannes Film Festival
  • Winner, Directors to Watch, Palm Springs International Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: Katie Walsh, Tribune News Service
The first-year veterinary students assemble in their crisp white coats for a group photo, smiling sweetly before they are drenched in cascades of blood of mysterious provenance. Afterward, smeared and crusted with the red stuff, they line up to take their communion: a raw rabbit kidn...