Nancy | special screenings
Cinema of the Dam'd
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From 28 May – 25 June 2019, Cinema of the Dam’d are screening director, Christina Choe’s debut feature, Nancy (2018), as part of Women’s Work, an ongoing series of recent films by emerging female directors.
“Working class Nancy (Andrea Riseborough) cares for her ailing mother (Ann Dowd), while nursing fantasies of a better life. An aspiring fiction writer, she spins elaborate online hoaxes, hoping to reinvent herself. When she makes contact with Leo (Steve Buscemi) and Ellen (J. Smith-Cameron), a distraught couple looking for their daughter, who was kidnapped 30 years ago, Nancy wonders if her own search is over.”