Isabel Coixet’s last feature opens on Netflixc after its première on the 24th May
“Elisa y Marcela”, Isabel Coixet’s latest feature which has been entirely post-produced at Antaviana Films and with an editing by Bernat Aragonés, is now on Netflix after having premiered in commercial cinemas across the country.
Coixet’s film is based on the story of the first lesbian marriage in Spain, that of Galician Marcela Gracia Ibeas and Elisa Sánchez Loriga who successfully got married by the Church on the 8th June 1901 after Elisa changed her identity with that of a man called Mario. The film stars Greta Fernández and Natalia de Molina and has been produced by Rodar y Rodar, Lanube Películas and Zenit.
This black and white production opened commercially on the big screen on the 24th May 2019.