God's Creatures Movie Poster

God’s Creatures

September 30, 2022
1hr 41min
Status: released

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Where to Watch God's Creatures (Stream)

Amazon Prime Video

God’s Creatures Movie Details:

Country United Kingdom
Language English
Release date19 May 2022 (Cannes)
30 September 2022 (United States)
23 March 2023 (Ireland)
31 March 2023 (United Kingdom)
Running time1hr 41min
Age ratingR
StarringEmily Watson
Paul Mescal
Aisling Franciosi
Declan Conlon
Toni O’Rourke
Marion O’Dwyer
Brendan McCormack
Lalor Rodd
Directed by Saela Davis
Anna Rose Holmer
Screenplay byShane Crowley
Story byFodhla Cronin O’Reilly
Shane Crowley
Produced byFodhla Cronin O’Reilly
Cinematography by Chayse Irvin
Edited by Jeanne Applegate
Julia Bloch
Music byDanny Bensi
Saunder Jurriaans
Production CompanyA24
BBC Film
Screen Ireland
The Wrap Fund
Nine Daughters
Distributor BFI Distribution (United Kingdom)
Volta Pictures (Ireland)
A24 (Worldwide)

God’s Creatures Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Emily Watson as Aileen O’Hara
  • Paul Mescal as Brian O’Hara
  • Aisling Franciosi as Sarah Murphy
  • Declan Conlon as Con O’Hara
  • Toni O’Rourke as Erin O’Hara
  • Marion O’Dwyer as Mary Fitz
  • Brendan McCormack as Francie D’Arcey
  • Lalor Roddy as Paddy O’Hara
  • Isabelle Connolly as Emma Daly


A mother tells a lie for her beloved son that rips apart their family and close-knit Irish ultimately testing her sense of right and wrong in this tense, atmospheric thriller.

About God’s Creatures Movie:

God’s Creatures was announced on 22 May 2019. The filming locations include Cladnageragh, Teelin, Kilcar, Killybegs, & Glencolumcille – all towns and villages in Co. Donegal, Ireland.

God’s Creatures premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on 19 May 2022. The film was released in the United States in theaters and on-demand on 30 September 2022 by A24. The film was released theatrically in Ireland on 23 March 2023, followed by the United Kingdom on 31 March.