A FANTASTIC WOMAN

R  |  1 hour 44 minutes • Now Playing

Subtitles

Angelika Film Center New York, NY

Angelika New York: Q&A with Director Sebastián Lelio Sunday 2/4 following the 5:20pm show

Oscar nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

Golden Globe nominee: Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language

About

Director Sebastián Lelio's A FANTASTIC WOMAN is being heralded as "ravishing" by the Hollywood Reporter, and received both Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for Best Foreign Language Film. Waitress/singer Marina's (Daniela Vega) world is shaken when Orlando suddenly falls ill and passes away. Instead of being able to mourn her lover, Marina is treated with suspicion and, as a transgender woman, is met with harsh judgment and discrimination by Orlando's family. The struggles she faces in the aftermath of her lover's death become a microcosm for her life, as she battles the very same forces that she has spent a lifetime fighting in order to become the woman she is - a complex, strong, forthright and fantastic woman.

Directed By

Sebastián Lelio

Written By

Sebastián Lelio

Cast

Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes, Luis Gnecco 

Language

Spanish with English subtitles

Events at New York, NY

No upcoming events

angelikaNewsletter

Get weekly showtimes, film & event info, special offers & discounts, and free screening invitations.

Error!
    Success Form sent
    X

    Angelika Film Center App

    Reading International Inc.

    GET — On the Play Store

    View