• A Woman, a Part (2017)

A Woman, a Part

Release Date: March 22nd, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

Workaholic actress Anna Baskin (Maggie Siff), 44, abruptly extricates herself from a successful but mind-numbing TV role, returning to her past life in New York to reinvent herself. But despite the desire for transformation, she cannot find herself outside of her career. When an upsetting personal betrayal unexpectedly leads to the role of her life, she must confront the reality of her past relationships to clear a path forward.

Cast: Maggie Siff, Dagmara Dominczyk, Khandi Alexander, John Ortiz, Cara Seymour, Sophie von Haselberg, Eszter Balint, Lucas Near-Verbrugghe

Director: Elisabeth Subrin

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Strand Releasing, Speculative Pictures

Keywords: Friend, Escape, Transformation, Emotional, House, Office, Gripping, Fall, New York City, Growing up

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    The quality of the performances goes some way towards mitigating the navel-gazing tendencies of the dialogue. Seymour, in particular, gives a lovely, textured vulnerability to recovering alcoholic Kate. show more

  • 60
    Neil YoungThe Hollywood Reporter

    It's chiefly notable for Cara Seymour's nuanced supporting turn as Anna's sometime best friend, Kate. show more

  • 75
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    A Woman, a Part mixes passion and ambivalence to create a work with ambiguities that seem earned, and lived in. show more

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