A Fantastic Woman (2017)
100 min. Rated R.
Marina, a transgender woman who works as a waitress and moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend. Oscar winner: Best Foreign Film of the Year-Chile. 25 wins and 32 nominations for other awards. Directed by Sebastian Lelio. Starring Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes and Luis Gneco. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Funding for the film program has been made possible by the NJ State Council on the Arts, Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, through a grant administered by the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs. Additional funding is also provided by the Friends of the Springfield Free Public Library.