Country: United States
Category: Biography, Drama
Release Date: December 25, 2018
Director: Mimi Leder
Starring: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux
Age Restriction: 18 years
Duration: 95 minutes
Box Office: $
On the Basis of Sex is a 2018 Amblin Partners,Participant Media,Robert Cort Productions is scheduled to be released on December 25, 2018.
On the basis of sex will be the film that will open today the 32nd annual edition of the AFI Fest 2018 film festival, which will be held at the historic Chinese Theater in Hollywood, reported the American Film Institute (AFI). The film, directed by Mimi Leder and starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Jack Reynor, Sam Waterston and Kathy Bates, tells the story of the young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg before becoming a judge of the Supreme Court of the United States .
At the festival, which will run from November 8 to 15, the film that will represent Mexico at the Oscars, the film Roma, by Alfonso Cuarón, will be screened; besides Nuestro Tiempo, by Carlos Reygadas, and La camarista, by Lila Avilés.
Everyone will also be shown, where Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz play; as well as Tarde para morir joven, from Chile, and Temporada, from Brazil, as well as short films from Brazil, Colombia, Spain and Mexico. The contest includes the world premiere of Bird Box, with Sandra Bullock, and tapes that have generated great expectations as The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, by the Coen brothers; Green Book, by Peter Farrelly, or Widows, by Steve McQueen.
The AFI Fest is considered the most important festival for the presentation of films with high potential to be nominated in the next season of film awards.