The Museum of Modern Art has unveiled the festival lineup for the 20th edition of its annual showcase of nonfiction films from around the globe. Eighteen documentary features are to be screened as part of this prestigious festival through MoMa’s Virtual Cinema. 

The festival is truly global in scope, including filmmakers from Lebanon, Cameroon, Brazil, and Morocco. Êxtase will screen from March 28-April 2 to US audiences for the first time.

A Brazilian/US co-production with Lief’s Margo Mars joining Academy Award nominee Petra Costa as a consultant producer, supporting the filmmakers’ creative vision, the films’ impact and distribution journey.

Variety has the scoop!

We can’t wait for the US to see this astonishing poetic doc on anorexia and Clara’s journey to find a place in this uncertain world. Read much more about this extraordinary debut feature of Moara Passoni at www.extasefilme.com.