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Opens on February 24

Director: Frances O'Connor Run Time: 130 min. Release Year: 2022

Starring: Alexandra Dowling, Emma Mackey, Fionn Whitehead, Gemma Jones, Oliver Jackson-Cohen

The imagined life of one of the world’s most famous authors, Emily Brontë, as she finds her voice and writes the literary classic Wuthering Heights. Explore the relationships that inspired her – her raw, passionate sisterhood with Charlotte and Anne; her first aching, forbidden love for Weightman and her care for her maverick brother whom she idolises.

Frances O’Connor is a British–born Australian actress and director. She is known for her roles in the films Mansfield Park (1999), A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), The Importance of Being Earnest (2002), and Timeline (2003). O’Connor has won an AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in Blessed (2009), and earned Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film nominations for her performances in Madame Bovary (2000) and The Missing (2014). Emily is her debut feature as writer and director.

Drama, World Cinema

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