The Lost Daughter (Closing Night Film)
United States, Greece / 2 hr and 1 min
Category: Studio, Feature
Director: Maggie Gyllenhaal
Producer(s): Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dimitris Birbilis, Charles Dorfman, David Gilbery, Osnat Handelsman-Keren
Screenwriter: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Elena Ferrante (novel)
Starring: Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson, Peter Sarsgaard, Jessie Buckley.
Synopsis: Alone on a seaside vacation, Leda (Olivia Colman) becomes consumed with a young mother and daughter as she watches them on the beach. Unnerved by their compelling relationship, (and their raucous and menacing extended family), Leda is overwhelmed by her own memories of the terror, confusion and intensity of early motherhood. An impulsive act shocks Leda into the strange and ominous world of her own mind, where she is forced to face the unconventional choices she made as a young mother and their consequences. This is Maggie Gyllenhaal’s directorial debut, based on the novel by Elena Ferrante. THE LOST DAUGHTER also stars Jessie Buckley, Dakota Johnson, Ed Harris, Peter Sarsgaard, Dagmara Dominczyk, and Paul Mescal.
Sunday, October 17th @ 6:30PM
Catamaran Resort Hotel @ Mission Bay