"Proxima" is a 2019 French drama film directed by Alice Winocour.
The starring cast includes Eva Green as Sarah Loreau, Matt Dillon as Mike Shannon, Lars Eidinger as Thomas Akerman, Sandra Hüller as Wendy Hauer, Aleksey Fateev as Anton Ocheivsky, Zélie Boulant-Lemesle, Trond-Erik Vassal as Jurgen, Nancy Tate as Naomi Shannon, Grégoire Colin as Sarah's Doctor, Igor Filippov as Dima and others.

Here are "Proxima" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Proxima movie?

Madman Films on Thursday, December 19, 2019 released the trailer for "Proxima" you can watch here:
Proxima - Official Trailer.

Plot summary

What is Proxima movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Proxima" movie plot summary.

Sarah (Eva Green) is a French woman who has spent her life since infancy training to be an astronaut. She learns that she is a late addition to the Proxima crew, an International Space Station mission which will be the final precursor before a mission to Mars.
While Sarah is thrilled to be going she struggles with leaving Stella, her young daughter for whom she is the primary caregiver after separating from her spouse, Thomas (Lars Eidinger). Despite her worries, she leaves Stella with Thomas and prepares for her mission.
In addition to being a late comer to the mission Sarah is also the only woman on the Mars crew. She is met with open hostility by the American captain, Mike (Matt Dillon), who lets her know that he prefers the male substitute training to be her replacement. However Sarah gradually wins his respect as he watches her determination while training.
During training Stella is allowed to visit Sarah once. Sarah insists that special allowances be made to accommodate her daughter and allow them more time together. While the meeting initially goes well it ends badly as Stella becomes anxious and bored and runs away, once again causing friction between Sarah and Mike, who berates Sarah for her actions. The following day Stella leaves while Sarah is still sleeping.
Increasingly struggling with the emotional toll of leaving, Sarah is surprised when Mike attempts to cheer her up, telling her that it is impossible to be a perfect mother or astronaut and they are only human. Later, at the last meeting before Sarah and the other astronauts go into a two week quarantine before leaving for space Sarah is devastated when Stella and Thomas miss their flight and her last opportunity to see her daughter in person before leaving earth.


Who plays who in the Proxima movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Proxima" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Eva Green  as Sarah Loreau
Matt Dillon  as Mike Shannon
Lars Eidinger  as Thomas Akerman
Sandra Hüller  as Wendy Hauer
Aleksey Fateev  as Anton Ocheivsky
Zélie Boulant  as Stella Akerman Loreau
Trond-Erik Vassal  as Jurgen
Nancy Tate  as Naomi Shannon
Grégoire Colin  as Sarah's Doctor
Igor Filippov  as Dima
Svetlana Nekhoroshikh  as Vera
Anna Sherbinina  as Russian Journalist
Vitaly Jay  as Star City Member
Lionel Ferra  as Exoskeleton Coach
Manuela Aguzzi  as Exoskeleton Coach
Alexis Nouhra  as Mike's Son
Raphaël Nouhra  as Mike's Son
Bastien François  as Russian Child
Rémy François  as Russian Child
Delcho Koprivshki  as Survival Coach
Thomas Pesquet  as Thomas

Release date

When is Proxima movie release date?

"Proxima" movie release date was scheduled to be on September 7, 2019 (TIFF), on November 27, 2019 (France), on May 1, 2020 (Turkey), on September 10, 2020 (Hungary) and on June 24, 2021 (Germany) distributing by Pathé, BF Distribution, BfParis, Cherry Pickers Filmdistributie, Koch Films, Madman Entertainment, Picturehouse Cinemas, Ten Letters, Twin Co. Ltd., Vertigo Média Kft., Bir Film, Film1, Front Row Filmed Entertainment, Outsider Films, Remain In Light, Shaw Organisation and Vertical Entertainment.


What are Proxima filming details?

The duration of the film is 107 minutes. The film grossed over $773,206.

"Proxima" movie is rated "PG-13", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Proxima movie?

"Proxima" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 6.4/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 83/100.

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