Does a picture really paint a thousand words? When something is written down, does that make it true? With an increasingly spellbinding command of cinema’s visual language and capability, placing him firmly in the rarefied air of the most gifted filmmakers of our time, Chilean director Pablo Larraín muses upon these ideas in new offering Jackie, sifting them with an unwavering hand through one of the most horrific events of the 20th century.
Jackie was released to UK audiences on 20th January and has quite rightly received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress, costume and score. Read the full CineVue review here to find out why.