A Fantastic Woman
Director Sebastián Lelio
Starring Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes, Luis Gnecco
A young transgender woman’s life is shattered after the death of her
older lover in ambiguous circumstances. Lonely and vulnerable Marina
(Daniela Vega) is then subjected to a series of hostile and intrusive
interrogations which add to the agony of her bereavement. Vega gives
a passionate portrayal of unparalleled intelligence and dignity.
Winner, Best Foreign Language Film, 2018 Academy Awards
‘A sublime study of love, loss and the trans experience’ – Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
Average = 7.32
A beautifully sensitive performance.
Excellent lead role .
An important film.
Pure Art , exceptional level of quality film making.
One amazing soundtrack.
Slow moving and inconsequential.
Believable sympathetic main character . Good choice .
People will always pick on those who are different.