Voices: Jane Eyre
Closing Night Film with Pre-Reception
USA, 2011, 115 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Based on a Book, Historical/Period Film, Womens Issues
With an introduction by Dana Crawford.
Celebrate the finale of VOICES with the Denver premiere of the new cinematic adaptation of Jane Eyre starring Mia Wasikowska (Alice in Wonderland) and Michael Fassbender (Inglourious Basterds), from acclaimed director Cary Joji Fukunaga (Sin Nombre).
In the story, Jane Eyre flees Thornfield Hall, where she works as a governess for wealthy Edward Rochester. As she reflects upon the people and emotions that have defined her, it is clear that the isolated and imposing residence – and Mr. Rochester’s coldness – have sorely tested the young woman’s resilience, forged years earlier when she was orphaned. She must now act decisively to secure her own future and come to terms with the past that haunts her – and the terrible secret th at Mr. Rochester is hiding and that she has uncovered...
Sponsored by Fiona Baldwin.
DIRECTOR: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Principal Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell, Judi Dench, Sally Hawkins