Amazon Studios‘ Seberg has become an official selection entry at the 2019 Venice Film Festival. The film stars Kristen Stewart, Jack O’Connell, Anthony Mackie, Colm Meaney, Margaret Qualley, Vince Vaughn, Zazie Beetz, Stephen Root and Yvan Atta.
Seberg is inspired by true events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg, who in the late 1960s was targeted by Hoover’s FBI, because of her political and romantic involvement with civil rights activist Hakim Jamal.
The film is directed by Benedict Andrews and written by Anna Waterhouse and Joe Shrapnel, who also executive produce.
The producers are Fred Berger and Brian Kavanaugh Jones of Automatik, Marina Acton, Alan Ritchson, Kate Garwood, Stephen Hopkins and Brad Pilz.
In addition to Seberg, other selections for the Venice Film Festival in the Out of Competition Fiction category, according to the official site ,include Vivere, directed by
Francesca Archibugi, The Burnt Orange Heresy, directed by Giuseppe Capotondi, Mosul, directed by Matthew Michael Carnahan, Adults in the Room, directed by Costas Gavras, The King, directed by David Michôd, and Tutto Il Mio Folle Amor, directed by Gabriele Salvatores. You can check out the rest by clicking here.
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