Sheila McCarthy stars in the Sarah Polley ensemble-dialogue-driven film Women Talking. Listed on many ”Best of Lists for 2022,” this picture offers a thought-provoking story, stellar performances, beautiful cinematography, and it engages the audience with deep questions, and characters at a crossroads.
Sheila chats with Noel T. Manning II on Open Dialogue and offers behind the scenes insight into the making of this Miriam Toews adaptation.
Clips are courtesy of MGM, Orion Pictures and Netflix and are used by permission for promotional purposes.
Noel is a long-time entertainment journalist registered with numerous organizations.
Stay and fight, or leave. They will not do nothing.
In 2010, the women of an isolated religious community grapple with reconciling their reality with their faith.
In select theaters December 23rd, 2022.
Expanding January 6th, 2023.
Expanding January 27th, 2023.
For more information, head to MGM’s official Women Talking webpage.
Noel T. Manning is a member of the CCA, SEFCA and the NCFCA and is also the host of the television program and radio show Meet Me at the Movies. He’s the founder of the Real to Reel Film Fest and has been an adjunct professor of film studies. When he’s not embracing mainstream, indie, international, documentary or art films, he’s digging into the world of cinema by chatting with principle individuals involved in various aspects of the filmmaking industry.
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