Premiere at Sundance Film Festival

 "Love Lies Bleeding" premiered at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival, showcasing Kristen Stewart's talent in a leading role

Release Dates

The film was scheduled for a wide release in U.S. theaters on March 8, 2024, following its debut at Sundance

Stewart's Role

Kristen Stewart portrays Lou, a reclusive gym manager, in this romantic thriller directed by Rose Glass

Plot Overview

The story revolves around Lou's intense relationship with Jackie, an ambitious bodybuilder, which leads to violence and entanglement in criminal activities

Co-Stars and Characters

The film features Katy O'Brian as Jackie, Ed Harris as Lou Sr., Jena Malone as Beth, Anna Baryshnikov as Daisy, and Dave Franco as JJ

Production Collaboration

"Love Lies Bleeding" is a co-production between A24 and Film4, marking it as Rose Glass's second directorial venture​

International Screening

After its premiere at Sundance, the film was also screened at the 74th Berlin International Film Festival in the Berlinale Special section

Stewart's Motivation for Joining the Film

 Kristen Stewart was drawn to the project due to her admiration of Rose Glass's previous work, "Saint Maud"

Character Dynamics

The film explores the dynamics of Lou's relationship with Jackie, set against the backdrop of Lou's entanglement with a criminal family

Director Rose Glass's Vision

Rose Glass, known for her psychological thriller "Saint Maud," brings her unique vision to this film, blending elements of love, violence, and psychological intrigue​