“Often as a female actor you are trying to be ‘something’, something enticing, attractive or sexy or whatever – it can be boring,” mentioned Johnson.
“But this was really raw, open and messy. It felt so human, like the truth of being a human woman.”
Buckley described the movie as “unnervingly raw and honest”, including: “I haven’t seen a film or read a script before which expresses the truth of what it is to be a woman so well.”
Johnson mentioned it was “ridiculous” that the forged and crew have been capable of spend the Covid-19 pandemic quarantining within the “dreamy” Greek island of Spetses.
“We’d go swimming every day after work and at night we’d have dinner together and it felt really insular in a good way,” she defined.
Written and directed by Maggie Gyllenhaal and primarily based on the novel by Elena Ferrante, The Lost Daughter is a psychological starring Colman as Leda, a middle-aged divorcée on vacation whose probability encounter with one other girl and daughter causes her trip to take a darkish flip as she is pressured to confront her previous. Peter Sarsgaard, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Paul Mescal and Ed Harris additionally star.
Netflix acquired worldwide rights to the film in August, forward of its world premiere on the Venice Film Festival.
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