DIRECTED BY GUILLERMO DEL TORO
STARRING SALLY HAWKINS, DOUG JONES AND MICHAEL SHANNON
In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a classified experiment (Doug Jones).
ACADEMY AWARDS NOMINEE: BEST PICTURE, BEST DIRECTOR (GUILLERMO DEL TORO), BEST ACTRESS (SALLY HAWKINS), BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (RICHARD JENKINS),
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS (OCTAVIA SPENCER), BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY, BEST ORIGINAL SCORE, BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY, BEST COSTUME DESIGN, BEST SOUND EDITING, BEST SOUND MIXING, BEST FILM EDITING, BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN
GOLDEN GLOBES WINNER: BEST DIRECTOR (GUILLERMO DEL TORO), BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
2017 • ADVENTURE/DRAMA/FANTASY • U.S. • ENGLISH/ASL • RATED R • 119 MINS.
"A ravishing, eccentric auteur's imagining, spilling artistry, empathy and sensuality from every open pore, it also offers more straight-up movie for your money than just about any Hollywood studio offering this year."
— GUY LODGE VARIETY
CONSENSUS: The Shape of Water finds Guillermo del Toro at his visually distinctive best — and matched by an emotionally absorbing story brought to life by a stellar Sally Hawkins performance.