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Ashman Film Fest presents First Cow (2019)

Community Room
Wednesday, Sep 28, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

First Cow (2019)

Dir: Kelly Reichardt

Director/co-writer Kelly Reichardt's American frontier drama is an adaptation of Jonathan Raymond's 2004 novel "The Half-Life." Starring John Magaro, Orion Lee, and Rene Auberjonois, it revolves around an unlikely friendship between a hired cook and a Chinese immigrant in the 1820s Oregon Territory. The two of them develop a lucrative enterprise that revolves around the first cow in the territory.

Rated PG-13. 121 mins.