First Cow

22 Award Wins & 134 Nominations on IMDB

April 24, 2021 8:30 pm

A loner and cook (John Magaro) has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds connection with a Chinese immigrant (Orion Lee). The men collaborate on a business, although its longevity is reliant upon the participation of a wealthy landowner's prized milking cow.

“A GRACEFUL TALE OF HUMAN CONNECTION SET AGAINST THE GRET AMERICAN WILDERNESS”

Isaac Felderg, The Boston Globe

“A WONDROUS ORIGIN STORY OF THE AMERICAN DREAM”

Eric Kohn, Indiewire

“A BEAUTIFUL, SOUL-AFFIRMING EXPERIENCE”

Charles Bramisco, Birth. Movies. Death

Directed by: Kelly Reichardt

Country: USA

Language: In English

Genre(s): Drama, Western

Runtime: 122 minutes

Rated: PG: violence