Sandra Guidry is living and working in a rural Montana college town. She’s also grieving her recently deceased mother, for whom she’d served as primary caretaker. One day, she confronts two hunters she catches trespassing on her property and is drawn into an escalating battle of wills with catastrophic consequences.


  • Director
    Julian Higgins
  • Production
    Miranda Bailey, Halee Bernard, Julian Higgins & Amanda Marshall
  • Script
    Shaye Ogbonna & Julian Higgins
    based on a short story by James Lee Burke
  • Cinematography
    Andrew Wheeler
  • Editing
    Justin LaForge
  • Music
    DeAndre James Allen-Toole


  • Thandiwe Newton
  • Jeremy Bobb
  • Joris Jarsky
  • Jefferson White
  • Kai Lennox
  • Tanaya Beatty


  • Origin
  • Year
  • Duration
  • Language
    English with french subtitles


Universal Pictures Content Group

Julian Higgins

Born in 1985 in New Hampshire, he holds a BFA in Film from Emerson College and an MFA in Directing from the American Film Institute. He currently teaches directing at both institutions. His short films won dozens of prizes, including the Gold Medal Student Academy Award. His short Winter Light was a top ten finalist for the 2016 Oscars. God’s Country is his feature debut.


  • 2022
    God's Country

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