Programme 2019

Frankie

Director: Ira Sachs

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: USA, France, Portugal | Year: 2018

Language(s): English, French, Portuguese | Time: 100 mins

Synopsis

Frankie, a famous French actor, learns that she only has a few months to live. For one final family vacation, she gathers everyone together in Sintra, Portugal.

Director's Bio

Ira Sachs is a filmmaker. His previous features include Love is Strange (2014), Keep the Lights On (2012), and Forty Shades of Blue (2005)—winner of Sundance Film Festival’s Dramatic Grand Jury Prize. His short, Last Address (2010), honouring a group of New York artists who died of AIDS, has been included in the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum and MoMA.