HIFF - The Whale - Best of the Fest


The Historic Artcraft Theatre Fri, Mar 3, 2023 7:30 PM
Film Info
Series:HIFF Best of the Fest
Run Time:1 hour and 57 minutes
Release Year:2022
Original Langauge:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Darren Aronofsky
Cast:Brendan Fraser
Sadie Sink
Ty Simpkins
Hong Chau
Marquee Sponsor:Edward Jones
Concession Sponsor:The Baker-Roberts Family
Cartoon Sponsor:Janette Koon, CFP, Craig Clements, Waddell and Reed
Volunteer Sponsor:Generations Custom Auto and Collision
Showcase Sponsor:Canary Creek Cinemas


March 3 - Friday at 7:30 p.m. - Presented in conjunction with the Heartland International Film Festival, "Best of the Fest" features the most acclaimed films from 2022's festival. Nominated for three Academy Awards including "Best Actor."

From Darren Aronofsky comes "The Whale," the story of a reclusive English teacher living with severe obesity who attempts to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance at redemption. Starring Brendan Fraser and based on the acclaimed play by Samuel D. Hunter.

If you are feeling unwell or have been in contact with a sick individual, for the safety of others, please do not attend. Refunds are available for illnesses - please contact the Will Call office by phone or email.

Effective June 1 2022, the Artcraft is instituting a 3.25% fee on credit card orders to cover the cost of credit card company fees.