A Fantastic Woman – 14th June 2018

June 14th

A Fantastic Woman (Una mujer fantástica) cert TBA

Silver Bear for Best Screenplay, 2017 Berlin Film Festival

A Fantastic Woman won the 2018 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

Director: Sebastián Lelio

Cast: Daniela Vega, Luis Gnecco

Chile Spanish subtitled 104 mins

UK release date: Mar 2018

Marina, a young transgender waitress and aspiring singer, and Orlando, a business man twenty years her senior, are in love and planning a future together. After Orlando’s sudden death, Marina has to confront Orlando’s family and fight to show everyone what she is: a strong, honest and fantastic woman.

It may be a timely film, but it is its timelessness, as well as its depths of compassion, that qualify it as a great one.” – Ryan Gilbey, The Guardian.

Shocking and enraging, funny and surreal, rapturous and restorative, this is a film of startling intensity and sinuous mood shifts wrapped in a rock-solid coherence of vision.” – David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter.

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