A Fantastic Woman

Marina is a waitress and an aspiring singer. Her older boyfriend Orlando owns a publishing house. They are happily forming a life together, when Orlando unexpectedly dies. Marina struggles to maintain her dignity and her right to grieve when his family seeks to bar her from the funeral and the police suspect her of complicity.

Reviews

-Winner Best Foreign Language Film Academy Awards 2018

-Winner Best Foreign Language Film Awards Circuit Community Awards 2017

-Winner Special Mention Berlin International Film Festival 2017

-Winner Silver Bear Berlin International Film Festival 2017

-Winner Teddy Berlin International Film Festival 2017

-Winner Best Foreign Language Film Black Film Critics Circle Awards 2017

-Winner Best International Film Independent Spirit Awards 2017

-Winner Foreign Language Film Gold Derby Awards 2018

-Winner Best Iberoamerican Film Goya Awards 2018 (Spain)

-Winner Best Film Havana Film Festival 2017

-Winner Best Latin American Feature José María Forqué Awards 2018

-Winner Top Five Foreign Language Films National Board of Review 2017

-Winner Cine Latino Award Palm Springs International Film Festival 2018

-Winner Best Actress Palm Springs International Film Festival 2018

-Winner Best Latin American Film San Sebastián International Film Festival 2017

-Winner Audience Award The Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema 2018

-Winner Best Actress The Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema 2018

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Screenings

  • October 6, 2018 (17:35, Edinburgh - Filmhouse)

Genre

  • Drama

Director

  • Sebastián Lelio

Main Cast

  • Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes, Luis Gnecco

Release Year

  • 2017

Duration

  • Mins: 100'

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