[Interview] In ‘NIGHTINGALE,’ Franciosi leads a masterfully crafted drama that’s difficult to endure

[Interview] In ‘NIGHTINGALE,’ Franciosi leads a masterfully crafted drama that’s difficult to endure

The phrase “it takes a strong stomach” has been applied to many films throughout cinema history — such as Requiem for a Dream, Salò or any Lars von Trier work. But Jennifer Kent’s dramatic follow-up to her 2014 horror film The Babadook, titled The Nightingale, is one where said strong stomach would be asked to endure scenes where you are witnessing someone’s soul being destroyed. Read what actor Aisling Franciosi details about the experience.

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