Elizabeth Olsen is having a star-making moment thanks to her turn in Martha Marcy May Marlene. She was the darling of Sundance and the Toronto Film Festival and now award season is beginning to shower her with accolades with her nomination today at the Gotham Film Awards. Look for an eminent Oscar nomination for Olsen’s portrayal of a young woman who escapes a cult. Her titular character runs to her sister (Sarah Paulson) seeking refuge and it is there that the movie begins its back and forth in time storytelling that is leaving audiences breathless.
Sarah Paulson spoke to Movie Fanatic in Toronto and joined Olsen on this day in Beverly Hills for our exclusive video interview. They take us further inside the film that is an early favorite to secure one of those esteemed Best Picture nods come Oscar time on top of the warranted nominations for Olsen for Best Actress and Paulson for Supporting Actress.
And be sure to check out our exclusive video interview with Martha Marcy May Marlene star and Academy Award nominee John Hawkes.