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Una mujer fantástica / A Fantastic Woman

Viewer discretion advised; not recommended for minors. / No apta para menores.

104 min.

Chile, 2017

Marina and Orlando are in love and planning for the future. Marina is a young waitress and aspiring singer. Orlando is 20 years older than her, and owns a printing company. After celebrating Marina's birthday one evening, Orlando falls seriously ill. Marina rushes him to the emergency room, but he passes away just after arriving at the hospital. Instead of being able to mourn her lover, suddenly Marina is treated with suspicion. The doctors and Orlando's family don't trust her. A woman detective investigates Marina to see if she was involved in his death. Orlando's ex-wife forbids her from attending the funeral. And to make matters worse, Orlando's son threatens to throw Marina out of the flat she shared with Orlando. Marina is a trans woman and for most of Orlando's family, her sexual identity is an aberration, a perversion. So Marina struggles for the right to be herself. She battles the very same forces that she has spent a lifetime fighting just to become the woman she is now - a complex, strong, forthright and fantastic woman. (

Marina es una joven mesera y aspirante a cantante. Orlando, 20 años mayor que ella, es dueño de una imprenta. Marina y Orlando están enamorados y planean un futuro juntos. Luego de una noche de fiesta, Orlando no se siente bien. Marina lo lleva a urgencias pero Orlando muere al llegar al hospital. Sin embargo, en lugar de poder hacer su duelo, Marina se convierte en una sospechosa de su muerte. El doctor y la familia de Orlando desconfían de ella. Una detective la investiga. La ex esposa no la quiere en el funeral. Y es amenazada por el hijo mayor de Orlando, quien quiere expulsarla de su departamento. Marina es una mujer transexual y para la familia de Orlando su identidad es una completa aberración. Marina deberá luchar po