The 32nd Virginia Film Festival will feature more than 150 films, including independent films along with hotly anticipated titles – Harriet, Just Mercy, Western Stars, Jojo Rabbit, Marriage Story, The Two Popes.
To The Stars (2019)
NAME OF FILM: TO THE STARS
DIRECTOR(S): Martha Stephens
STARRING: Malin Akerman, Liana Liberato, Adelaide Clemens
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Bullied by her classmates, reclusive Iris finds small-town life pure torment; for self-assured Maggie, however, moving to the provinces provides an opportunity to stand out from the rest. A film excelling in finely wrought detail that takes us back to the 1960s, a time when society, bound by gender prejudice, detested the idea of individuality in women.
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COMING SOON: Production Wraps on Martha Stephens’ TO THE STARS, Starring Kara Hayward, Liana Liberato
Production has wrapped in Oklahoma for TO THE STARS, the latest feature film from director Martha Stephens (LAND HO!, PILGRIM SONG).