Jackie

NAME OF FILM: JACKIE

DIRECTOR(S): Pablo Larrain

STARRING: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup and John Hurt

GENRE: Biography Film

SYNOPSIS: A searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). “Jackie” places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband’s assassination. Known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, here we see a psychological portrait of the First Lady as she struggles to maintain her husband’s legacy and the world of “Camelot” that they created and loved so well.

LA LA LAND

LA LA LAND to Open, JACKIE to Close Denver Film Festival

The 39th Denver Film Festival (DFF39) will open on November 2, 2016, with LA LA LAND, directed by Damien Chazelle (Whiplash), starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. The Festival will close on Saturday, November 12 with JACKIE, directed by Pablo Larraín and starring Natalie Portman.