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Female driven Disney film hopes to inspire

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 01:59

The film adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's classic sci-fi fantasy novel ''A Wrinkle in Time'' had its trailer debuted at the D23 Disney convention in Anaheim. Rough Cut - no reporter narration

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Directed by Ava DuVernay "A Wrinkle in Time" the film tells the story of a young girl called Meg who, after her scientist father disappears, encounters celestial beings, Mrs. Which (Oprah Winfrey), Mrs. Whatsit (Reese Witherspoon) and Mrs Who (Mindy Kaling). Together, along with a friend and her brother, Meg and the Mrs's go on a space and time adventure to help her find her father and rid the universe of evil. Duvernay is one of only a handful of female Hollywood directors to be allowed to take control over big-budget blockbusters. Nearly all the cast and crew backstage at D23 talked about how they hoped the film would inspire. "A Wrinkle in Time" goes on release in the US on March 9, 2018.

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Female driven Disney film hopes to inspire

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 01:59