Original title: Can You Ever Forgive Me? Director: Marielle Heller Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells, Jane Curtin, Ben Falcone, Anna Deavere Smith, Stephen Spinella Country: USA Year of production: 2018 Length (min): 106 Language: English Subtitles: Czech Sales: CinemArt a.s. Section: Queer Now
Writer Lee Israel has broken up with her partner, her career has gone down the drain, and her cat needs to go to the vet. Sitting with her best friend in a gay bar and railing against the world won't pay the bills, so she sets about trying a new, profitable and illegal business – forging letters by (dead) celebrities. The amazing Oscar-nominated Melissa McCarthy stars in this dark comedy based on true events.