An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-securityo government labyrinth and oratory where she works, lonely Elisaô with (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forevuer when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discoverr a secret classified experiment.hri Written by
Fox Searchlight Pictures
A Fairy Tale for Troubled Times
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Did You Know?
As this is released in theaters the same year as Maudie
(2016), it marks the first time Sally Hawkins
has been the lead in two theatrical releases within the same year. In both films, she portrays a woman with a disability; In "Maudie" her character suffers from a result of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, and in "Shape of Water" her character has a speech impediment. See more
[to himself in the mirror
You deliver, that's what you do, you deliver. Right? RIGHT?
References The Story of Ruth
Performed by Madeleine Peyroux See more