Pregnant, married, and awkward at eighteen years old, Carolyn Briggs grows more and more interested in Jesus, eventually giving herself over to a radical New Testament church. Amidst her community of self-described "Jesus Freaks," Carolyn's daily life consists of hours of Bible study, alternative family practices and bracing for the oncoming Rapture. It's only when her marriage begins to unravel that Carolyn dares to question the religious dogma she has embraced for her entire adult life.

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3.7 out of 5
110 Ratings

110 Ratings

82% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: With Higher Ground, star and debuting director Vera Farmiga takes viewers on a challenging spiritual journey whose missteps are easily overcome by its many rich rewards.

16+ COMMON SENSE

Moving drama about faith and doubt dares to be smart.

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Studio
BCDF Pictures; Strategic Motion Ventures, LLC; The Group Entertainment
Genre
Drama
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Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
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