The Tale



An investigation into one woman’s memory as she‘s forced to re-examine her first sexual relationship and the stories we tell ourselves in order to survive.

  1. Jennifer Fox

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Laura Dern

    Laura Dern

    Jennifer Fox

  2. Isabelle Nélisse

    Isabelle Nélisse

    Jenny Fox (13 Years)

  3. Elizabeth Debicki

    Elizabeth Debicki

    Mrs. G.

  4. Jason Ritter

    Jason Ritter

    Bill Allens

  5. Ellen Burstyn

    Ellen Burstyn

    Nadine 'Nettie' Fox

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The Tale
The Tale



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 20, 2018


  • April 20, 2018


  • May 26, 2018


    These films contain excessive graphic violence, intense or explicit sex, depraved, abhorrent behavior, explicit drug abuse, strong language, explicit nudity, or any other elements which, at present, most parents would consider too strong and therefore off-limits for viewing by their children and teens. NC-17 does not necessarily mean obscene or pornographic in the oft-accepted or legal meaning of those words.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

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