The film tells the story of Emanuel (Kaya Scodelario), whose mother died while giving birth to her, and her unusual relationship with Linda (Jessica Biel), the new, hip mom who moved in next door. The film has a deep, dark secret which Lowe indicates might be why the distributor is allowing the film to gain… Read more »
The truth about Jessica Biel? She has nightmares about losing her perfect pearly whites. “I dream sometimes about my teeth falling out,” she said during the Los Angeles special screening of Tribeca Film and Well Go USA’s “The Truth About Emanuel.” “I chew and I’ll have to spit out hundreds and hundreds of teeth. There’s… Read more »
Tribeca Film and Well Go USA Entertainment today announced they have co-acquired North American rights to Francesca Gregorini’s (Tanner Hall) psychological thriller Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes, starring Jessica Biel (Hitchcock, The Illusionist), Kaya Scodelario (“Skins”, Wuthering Heights), Alfred Molina (An Education, Spider-Man 2), and Frances O’Connor (The Importance of Being Earnest, A.I.). Writer/director… Read more »
Movies are about suspension of reality, well the best ones are. I can’t say that Francesca Gregorini’s film Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes is one of the best ones, but it is pretty damn good. Here’s the synopsis: Emanuel, a troubled girl, becomes preoccupied with her mysterious new neighbor, who bears a striking resemblance to her… Read more »
The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) will open on Jun 19 with Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman’s Lovelace and close four days later with Francesca Gregorini’s Emanuel And The Truth About Fishes. I Am Divine by Jeffrey Schwartz is the Friday Night Spotlight and Pedro Almodovar’s I’m So Excited! is the Saturday Night Spotlight. The 2013 Filmmaker On… Read more »
Myriad Pictures has acquired international distribution rights to the Jessica Biel-starrer Emanuel And The Truth About Fishes. The film, written and directed by Francesca Gregorini, premiered this year at Sundance. Kaya Scodelario, Alfred Molina, Aneurin Barnard, Jimmi Simpson and Frances O’Connor also star. The film centers on Emanuel (Scodelario), an acerbic but sensitive teen who lives… Read more »
Deadline London has exclusively premiered the first trailer for “Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes.” Watch it below!
Kaya Scodelario, 21, made her mark on British TV and film with Skins and Wuthering Heights – now she’s taking on America. To celebrate her starring role in the US indie flick Emanuel And The Truth About Fishes, she’ll be hitting the Sundance London red carpet this Friday. ‘My family and my boyfriend [Shameless star… Read more »
“Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes” was screened at the Ashland Film Festival and took home the awards for Best Cinematography and Best Ensemble Cast.
This second feature from writer-director Francesca Gregorini may be a coming-of-age movie about a teenage girl, but don’t expect ‘Twilight’-style boy-chasing or high school antics. Instead, this is the haunting, mysterious tale of Emanuel (Kaya Scodelario), an adolescent living with her dad (Alfred Molina) and stepmother (Frances O’Connor) and still struggling to come to terms… Read more »