We the Animals

Directed by:

Jeremiah Zagar

Written by:

Daniel Kitrosser and Jeremiah Zagar

Produced by:

Andrew Goldman (Beach Rats), Paul Mezey (Beasts of the Southern Wild, Maria Full of Grace), Jeremy Yaches (Voyeur), Christina D. King


Raul Castillo (HBO’s Looking, Unsane), Sheila Vand (A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Argo)

Us three, us brothers, us kings. Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own. Based on the novel by Justin Torres.

We the Animals premiered in the NEXT category at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival and received the NEXT Innovator Award.