Chilean director Sebastián Lelio has a history of exploring strong female characters in his films. 2017's "A Fantastic Woman" won him the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film while highlighting the life of a young trans woman living in Santiago, Chile. He continues in this same vein with an American remake of his 2013 Chilean film"Gloria Bell", this time starring Julianne Moore as a divorcee navigating life and love through dance. Today on The Treatment, Lelio shares his experience working with Moore as well as the pivotal role pop music plays in the film.
Sebastián Lelio: "Gloria Bell’’
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