Elsa Amiel • Director of Pearl
"I liked that contrast between pain and pleasure in bodybuilding"
VENICE 2018: French director Elsa Amiel talked to us about her feature debut, Pearl
French director Elsa Amiel has set her feature debut, Pearl [+see also:
interview: Elsa Amiel
film profile], in the world of female bodybuilding in order to depict an athlete's efforts and once again question some of the clichés surrounding motherhood. The film is in competition in the 15th Giornate degli Autori.