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Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare.

The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam, adapted from his Tony Award-winning play, The Humans explores the hidden dread of a family and the love that binds them together.

The Humans

UNITED STATES || Drama || 2021 || 108′

Release Date (U.S.A.)November 24, 2021
Rating ► [ R ] Some sexual material and language.

Distributor ► A24 Films

Directed by
Stephen Karam

Richard Jenkins; Jayne Houdyshell; Amy Schumer; Beanie Feldstein; Steven Yeun; June Squibb.

Written by
Stephen Karam (adapted from his Tony Award-winning play)

Cinematography by
Lol Crawley

Music by
Nico Muhly

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