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Natalie Portman Says It Was 'Empowering' To Write, Direct & Star In 'A Tale of Love and Darkness'!

Natalie Portman Says It Was 'Empowering' To Write, Direct & Star In 'A Tale of Love and Darkness'!

Natalie Portman is all smiles while arriving on the set of Good Morning America to promote her latest film A Tale of Love and Darkness on Monday morning (August 15) in New York City’s Times Square.

The 34-year-old actress wrote, directed, and stars in the drama based on the memoir of Amos Oz, a writer, journalist, and advocate of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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“I read the book for the first time about 10 years ago when it first came out in translation and immediately I started seeing the film In front of my eyes,” Natalie expressed. “I knew that it had to be my first film to direct because it was so immediate in my mind. It was actually really empowering.”


Natalie Portman On ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness’

FYI: Natalie is wearing a Dior ensemble.

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  • Ariana-Kaelita

    Too bad it got terrible reviews. Not everyone can just ‘direct’ Natalie. You need to have certain skills for it. In which case you don’t.

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