- Carey Mulligan, Samantha Morton, Patrcia Clarkson, Andre Braugher
- November 25th 2022
- Maria Schrader
This film follows The New York Times journalists Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey as they research their bombshell investigation into Harvey Weinstein.
The New York Times’ bombshell exposé about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct was a watershed moment for Hollywood back in October 2017.
She Said, directed by Maria Schrader, tells the story of the journalists behind the investigation – Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, played by Zoe Kazan and Carey Mulligan, respectively.
It follows them as they chase down leads and try to find hard evidence and named sources to back up their allegations.
As Weinstein was a Hollywood heavyweight with the ability to blacklist people in the industry, many women felt afraid to speak out and risk the repercussions, and so, this feature honours the brave women who came forward and went on the record to bring the producer down.
Some people have argued that this film has come out too soon, and they might be right.
As important, poignant, and fascinating as this movie is, it would have been far more impactful in, say, 10 years’ time when people’s...