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Monia Chokri – Emma Peeters #Venezia75

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Becoming Emma.

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PODCAST| Nicolò Comotti interviews Monia Chokri, actress of the film Emma Peeters.

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Monia Chokri tells us how she shaped and prepared the character of Emma, the protagonist in Nicole Palo’s latest film Emma PeetersEmma Peeters is the closing film of the 2018 edition of Le Giornate degli Autori, Venice film festival’s independent section.

Emma Peeters will soon be 35 and has yet to accomplish something. After years of hardships in Paris trying to become an actress, an idea strikes her fancy: bringing her days to an end in a week’s time, on her birthday. In the process Emma meets Alex Bodart, a fanciful funeral home employee who will help her in her reckless endeavor. By dint of hard work to hide their respective feelings, it seems they may succeed in bringing about Emma’s final objective.

To know more about the film, click here.

  • Reporter
    Nicolò Comotti
  • Guest
    Monia Chokri
  • Interviewee role
    Actress
  • Film title
    Emma Peeters
  • Festival section
    Giornate degli Autori
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