PLANETARIUM

Directed by Rebecca Zlotowski
US release date: August 11, 2017

Natalie Portman and Lily-Rose Depp star in this eerie wonder from visionary French director Rebecca Zlotowski (Grand Central). A film about speaking to spirits and crafting grand spectacles, Planetarium is itself an otherworldly spectacle — one that lures us into a seductive twilight realm of mystery and secrets.

The setting is Paris in the 1930s, where two sisters, American spiritualists Laura (Portman) and Kate Barlow (Depp), are winding up a world tour. Seemingly adept at communicating with the dead, the women are somewhat less experienced with the business of the living. Nevertheless, their astonishing exhibit of apparently supernatural powers piques the interest of powerful French film producer André Korben (Emmanuel Salinger), who retains their strange talents for his wildly ambitious new film project. Laura and Kate are soon swept up in a scheme that, fusing art and the occult, portends a dark shadow soon to be cast over all of Europe.


PLANETARIUM
Directed by: Rebecca Zlotowski
Screenplay by: Rebecca Zlotowski and Robin Campillo
Starring: Natalie Portman, Lily-Rose Depp, Emmanuel Salinger
Runtime: 106 mins

> Opens in New York City on August 11 at the Village East Cinema
> Opens in Los Angeles on August 18 at the Laemmle Theatres

For more information, click here.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.
Sign in or register to post comments.