Then that Hollywood is becoming more sensitive to the representation and participation of women in its film industry, this adaptation should satisfy the most demanding defenders of the cause feminist. Actress Greta Gerwig, also a filmmaker, has embarked on the implementation of a new reading of the Four girls of Doctor March , a classic of american literature written by Louisa May Alcott in the Nineteenth century.
Lack of ability to present a trailer, Vanity Fair has released on Wednesday the first images of this umpteenth remake. A dozen pictures that reveal a particular attention paid to the costumes and scenery of the era. When asked by the magazine, Greta Gerwig revealed that he had voluntarily turned in Massachusetts, where the novelist Louisa May Alcott spent her childhood.
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For his third feature film, the director finds Saoirse Ronan and Timothy Chalamet, that it had already ruled in Lady Bird , which earned him several Oscar nominations last year, including statuettes for best film and best director. Meryl Streep, Laura Dern, and Emma Watson are also part of this prestigious generic.
The history of the Four Girls of Doctor March takes place in the United States during the american Civil war. Dr. March, pastor, will participate in the war as a chaplain. The plot will build around the daily lives sisters March, Meg (Emma Watson), Jo (Saoirse Ronan), Beth (Eliza Scanlen) and Amy (Florence Pugh) left the custody of their mother (Laura Dern). The great Meryl Streep plays their rich Aunt Josephine and Timothy Chalamet embodies the young Laurie Lawrence, a friend and neighbor very close to Oj.
● The beautiful first images of the film
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“I always knew that was Jo March,” says the director. She was the person I wanted to be.” Strongly inspired by the adventures of sisters March, Greta Gerwig admits to having put a lot of herself in this film, and especially in the role of the eldest of the siblings, she was given to Saoirse Ronan. A character free codes imposed on women of the time, which is appreciated especially by Simone de Beauvoir, and who would be the inspiration for Ursula The Guin to write. Before being played by the former heroine of Lady Bird , Jo March has been interpreted in film by Katharine Hepburn in 1933 and Winona Ryder in 1994.
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Absent from this first series of images, the frenchman Louis Garrel must also be part of the troupe of actors. With a release date scheduled for the end of the year 2019 in the United States, The Four Girls of Doctor March should be projected in French cinemas at the beginning of the month of January 2020.