Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Director: Pablo Larraín
Cast: Mariana Di Girolama, Gael Garca Bernal, Paola Giannini
Genres: Drama, Romance, Music, Dance, Greg's List
Distributor: Music Box Films
Adoptive parents Ema (Mariana Di Girlamo) and Gastn (Gael Garca Bernal) are artistic free spirits in an experimental dance troupe whose lives are thrown into chaos when their son Polo is involved in a shocking incident. As her marriage crumbles in the wake of their decision to abandon the child, Ema embarks on an odyssey of liberation and self-discovery as she dances and seduces her way into a daring new life.
"In an age of sanitized mainstream cinema, it's thrilling to watch a film that revels in carnal pleasures." -Hannah Strong, Hyperallergic