A Fantastic Woman

Synopsis: Marina, a transgender woman who works as a waitress and moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend.
Genre: Drama
Director(s): Sebastián Lelio
Production: Sony Pictures Classics
  Won 1 Oscar. Another 17 wins & 37 nominations.
 
IMDB:
7.2
Metacritic:
86
Rotten Tomatoes:
94%
R
Year:
2017
100 min
$806,746
Website
56 Views


You okay? What's your name?

Can you hear me?

Juan Pablo, hurry up!

Careful, careful!

One, two, three.

[MARINA & PARAMEDIC

SPEAK IN SPANISH]

- What's your name? Can you hear me?

- His name is Orlando.

- What happened?

- I don't know!

- Is he on medication?

- No.

- How old is he?

- Fifty-seven.

PARAMEDIC:

Hurry up, he's not responding!

Did he feel sick?

He woke up with a headache

and was acting strange.

- When?

- Maybe 15 or 20 minutes ago.

PARAMEDIC:
Unconscious male patient,

57, hemorrhage on the left side.

Frontal contusion.

Ready? One, two, three.

Graciela, call the doctor.

Pass the scissors.

NURSE:
Watch his pulse.

PARAMEDIC:
Careful of his shirt.

- Miss, you have to go.

- I brought him as fast as I could.

Please wait outside.

We'll take care of him.

Stay calm.

Go, go.

[MEDICAL STAFF CHATTERING]

[MONITOR BEEPING]

- Are you a family member?

- No, I brought him in.

- So you don't know him?

- Yes, we're friends.

Uh...

These are his things.

They can't be in there.

How is he?

They'll let you know.

Just wait a bit.

[DOOR OPENS THEN CLOSES]

[PLASTIC BAG RUSTLES]

[DOOR OPENS]

- Good evening.

- Good evening.

[DOOR CLOSES]

So are you a member

of Mr. Onetto's family?

Yes.

- Are you his partner?

- Yes, we're partners.

- Sorry, your name is...?

- Marina Vidal.

Uh...

But that's a nickname?

Excuse me?

Could you come with me...

...to talk in private?

Is something wrong?

No, I'd like to talk to you.

- But is there a problem?

- No.

This way.

[HIGH-PITCHED RINGING]

[BREATHING HEAVILY]

[PANTING]

[FAUCET RUNNING]

[LINE RINGING]

MAN [ON PHONE]:

Orlando?

I'm Orlando's friend.

- With whom am I speaking?

- With Marina

- I'm--

- Yes, I know who you are, ma'am-

The thing is, Orlando started feeling sick.

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Sebastián Lelio

Sebastián Lelio (born 8 March 1974) is a Chilean film director, screenwriter, film producer and editor. more…

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