Thursday, August 27, 2020

Kate Winslet : "The Hollywood Reporter"

Actress Kate Winslet ("Titanic"), poses for "The Hollywood Reporter" in support of her new feature "Ammonite", written, directed by Francis Lee, following the life of British palaeontologist 'Mary Annin' (Winslet) and her romantic relationship with 'Charlotte Murchison' (Saoirse Ronan):

" the 1840's, acclaimed self-taught palaeontologist 'Mary Anning' works alone on the wild and brutal Southern English coastline of 'Lyme Regis'. 

"The days of her famed discoveries behind her, she now hunts for common fossils to sell to rich tourists to support herself and her ailing widowed mother. 

"When one such tourist, 'Roderick Murchison', arrives in Lyme on the first leg of a European tour, he entrusts Mary with the care of his young wife 'Charlotte', who is recuperating from a personal tragedy.

"Mary, whose life is a daily struggle on the poverty line, cannot afford to turn him down but, proud and relentlessly passionate about her work, she clashes with her unwanted guest. They are two women from utterly different worlds.

"Yet despite the chasm between their social spheres and personalities, Mary and Charlotte discover they can each offer what the other has been searching for: the realization that they are not alone. 

"It is the beginning of a passionate and all-consuming love affair that will defy all social bounds and alter the course of both lives irrevocably..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Ammonite"...