Film: Showing Up
Directed by Kelly Reichardt. Written by Jonathan Raymond and Reichardt. US. 1 hour 48 minutes. Rated R
Showing Up is a delightful and introspective drama-comedy that offers a refreshing and nuanced take on the creative process. The film centers around the life of a sculptor, played brilliantly by Michelle Williams, as she struggles to find a balance between her passion for art and her personal life. With an ensemble cast that includes Hong Chau, Maryann Plunkett, John Magaro, André Benjamin, James Le Gros, and Judd Hirsch, Showing Up is a poignant and insightful exploration of the universal themes of self-discovery and personal growth.