Showing Up: Kelly Reichardt’s New Feature, Starring Michelle Williams–Preview (Cannes 2022)

Kelly Reichardt’s new film, Showing Up will compete for the Palme d’Or in the upcoming 2022 Cannes Film Fest.

An artist (played by Michelle Williams), on the verge of a career-changing exhibition, finds inspiration in the chaos of life.

Showing Up is the fourth collaboration of Williams with writer-director Kelly Reichardt after Wendy and Lucy, Meek’s Cutoff, and Certain Women.

Hong Chau, Judd Hirsch, Maryann Plunkett, John Magaro, André Benjamin, Heather Lawless, Amanda Plummer, Larry Fessenden and James Le Gros are also in the cast.

Principal photography began on June 7, 2021 and concluded on July 15, 2021 in Portland, Oregon.


Michelle Williams as Lizzie
Hong Chau
Judd Hirsch
Maryann Plunkett
John Magaro
André Benjamin
Heather Lawless
Amanda Plummer
Larry Fessenden
James Le Gros