Following its release in just four theaters on August 1, Fox Searchlight Pictures is continually bringing its hit indie drama Calvary into more theaters across the country, with another theatrical expansion set for August 22. We have an exclusive featurette from director John Michael McDonagh's drama, which explores the unique relationship between Father James (Brendan Gleeson) and his daughter Fiona (Kelly Reilly).
Before Father James became a priest, he was married with a daughter. His wife's death caused him to go into the priesthood. Brendan Gleeson and Kelly Reilly reveal new details about their characters' unique relationship in our exclusive four-minute featurette you can't see anywhere else.
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter (Kelly Reilly) and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral - and often comic - problems, he feels sinister and troubling forces closing in, and begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.