Jacob Mendez
Jacob Mendez

“Winter Solstice”: Oscar hit coming soon to VOD. We know the release date

IN “Winter Solstice” Alexander Payne he played the main role Paul Giamattiwho thus returned to cooperation with the director after making cult films twenty years ago “Sideways”.

The actor’s latest performance brought him a Golden Globe award and he was also nominated for an Oscar. However, he had to acknowledge the superiority of Cillian Murphy (“Oppenheimer”). However, Giamatti’s co-star had no equal – Da’Vine Joy Randolph – awarded in the “supporting female role” category.

The production also received three other nominations, including in the most important category – best film. David Hemingson’s original script and Kevin Tent’s editing were also appreciated.

The year is 1970. Christmas is approaching. Lonely teacher Paul (Giamatti) stays at school to watch over the students who don’t go home for the holidays. Ultimately, only one teenager comes under his care – the trouble-making Angus (Dominic Sessa), who is at risk of expulsion from the facility for terrible behavior. The men are also joined by a cook (Randolph), who is struggling with a personal tragedy.

These three castaways form an unlikely Christmas family who experience a series of unusual adventures during two snowy weeks in New England.

The American comedy-drama was very popular in cinemas. He earned over $43 million on a budget of $13 million. Soon, “Winter Solstice” will be available on VOD services, so the film’s revenues will increase even further. Payne’s production will debut on Apple TV on April 11. It is already known that you will be able to purchase the film in 4K quality for PLN 54.99. Additionally, the rental offer will most likely be much cheaper.