Pablo LARRAÍN was the master behind Jackie, the psychodrama starring Natalie PORTMAN as Jacqueline KENNEDY. Now he returns to Chile and is back with a new female character that is so badass that she might appear in your worst nightmare.
Meet Ema, a free-loving soul. Once she was a passionate lover, a doting mother, and an enthusiastic teacher. But after a series of mysterious accidents, the couple has to give up their adoptive son, she is considered unstable and gets fired from her job, and her marriage starts crumbling.There is an amount of mystery to Ema that makes her not just an attractive femme-fatale but also a vulnerable woman desperately trying to make things work against all odds. All the people around her fall seem to prey to this sensual psychopath, and she is not afraid to burn cars, have multiple affairs with multiple people, engage in orgies, in order to ruthlessly blaze her way to the perfect ending she desires. Just be aware that perfect ending might surprise you. (Karen Park)
Pablo LARRAÍN was born in Santiago in 1976. astián Lelio, Chile’s greatest movie director as well as a major producer (through his Fabula company). They paint a hard-hitting portrait of his country, Chile, notably in a trilogy covering. Another characteristic of LARRAÍN’s cinema is the unusual angle under which his subjects are dealt with. Likewise, Fuga (2006), his first effort, El Club (2015), sinned are sidelined. This firebrand earned the director the Silver Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival.