Guest of Honour (Blu-ray)

Directed by Atom Egoyan

Release Year: 2019
Running Time: 120
UPC: 7 38329 24945 8
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: Canada
Language: English
Genres: Drama
Select a Format
$29.95 $9.99 (67% off) Buy Blu-ray
Available on digital
Only ships to US & Canada

Also Available On:

iTunes Amazon Google Play Vudu FandangoNow
Booking Inquiry
Cast
David Thewlis
Laysla De Oliveira
Rossif Sutherland
Luke Wilson
Arsinee Khanjian

Crew
Directed by Atom Egoyan

Jim (David Thewlis) and his daughter Veronica (Laysla De Oliveira), a high school music teacher, attempt to unravel their complicated histories and intertwined secrets in the latest film from Academy Award nominee Atom Egoyan (The Sweet Hereafter), which weaves through time exploring perception and penance, memory and forgiveness. A hoax instigated by an aggressive school bus driver (Rossif Sutherland) goes very wrong. Accused of abusing her position of authority with 17-year-old Clive (Alexandre Bourgeois) and another student, Veronica is imprisoned. Convinced that she deserves to be punished for crimes she committed at an earlier age, Veronica rebuffs her father’s attempts to secure her early release. Confused and frustrated by her intransigence, Jim's anguish begins to impinge on his job. As a food inspector, he wields great power over small, family-owned restaurants. It’s a power he doesn’t hesitate to use. While preparing Jim's funeral, Veronica confides the secrets of her past to Father Greg (Luke Wilson), who may hold the final piece of this father-daughter puzzle.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Trailer 

"Rich and teasing. An elaborate time-slipping thriller."

"A beautifully nuance performance by David Thewlis... a tour-de-force."

"[Egoyan is] at the top of his game. Thewlis is a brilliant performer."

"Fascinating and entertaining... led by David Thewlis in his best performance since Mike Leigh’s Naked."

  • Official Selection – Venice Film Festival

  • Official Selection – Toronto International Film Festival

  • Official Selection – BFI London Film Festival

  • Official Selection – Vancouver Film Festival


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 6:00pm
Tune in tonight to watch' @JaneFonda' interviewed by' @stephenathome' on' @colbertlateshow'! This wide-ranging chat will…' https://t.co/qQzucaoi8C'
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 5:34pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': "KLSC delivers a first-rate disc with an excellent native 4K transfer with Dolby Vision HDR with a new remastered 1080…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 4:30pm
RT' @indiememphis': **WATCH AT HOME: TEST PATTERN** "A film poised to become one of the year’s must-see indie gems... one the year's first tr…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 3:23pm
“Kino Lorber led all home entertainment categories with eight nominations.” 🎉🪐🏆' @SaturnAwards' #SaturnAwards' https://t.co/GQ3BPsVq1y'
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 3:22pm
RT' @SaturnAwards': #SaturnAwards Nominations: #StarWarsRiseOfSkywalker, #Tenet’, #WalkingDead, #Outlander Lead List #DeadlineHollywood htt…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 3:12pm
RT' @ReasonIJumpFilm': Congratulations #TheReasonIJump composer Nainita Desai on nominations for Original Music Score at ' @cinemaeyehonors' a…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 3:12pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': 46th Annual SATURN AWARDS! Best Classic DVD/BD 4D MAN DAY THE EARTH CAUGHT FIRE HERCULES IN THE HAUNTED WORLD MAGIC S…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 2:55pm
RT' @r_emmet':' @KinoLorber' has 8 nominations in 4 categories, including one for the Hitchcock: British International Pictures collection that…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 2:52pm
Richard Brody of' @NewYorker' called WOJNAROWICZ “deeply moving” and named it one of the best movies of the year! Se…' https://t.co/1LXfxleX13'
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 4 2021 at 2:18pm
Did you know that in 1916, Lois Weber was the highest paid director in Hollywood? Discover her work and learn more…' https://t.co/E8pCK7mPwp'
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com