Directed by Academy Award®-winning Irish director Neil Jordan (The Crying Game) and comprising an impressive Irish and international cast including Stephen Rea (The Crying Game), Isabelle Huppert (Elle) and Chloë Grace Moretz (Carrie), Greta is a contemporary psychological thriller. After discovering a handbag on a New York subway train, Frances McCullen (Moretz), a young woman bereaved by her mother’s death, sets about returning it to its rightful owner. Frances subsequently strikes up an unusual friendship with enigmatic widow Greta Hideg, however Greta’s motives may be more sinister than they initially seem. Stephen Rea, a frequent collaborator of Jordan’s features as a private detective, in the film which sees the streets of Dublin double-up as New York.
Greta is produced by James Flynn (Calvary) for Metropolitan Films alongside Lawrence Bender, Sidney Kimmel and John Penotti, with Academy Award®-nominated Seamus McGarvey (Nocturnal Animals) serving as DOP, forming part of an Irish-led team which includes multiple Emmy Award-winning costume designer Joan Bergin, production designer Anna Rackard, and editor Nick Emerson.
Director: Neil Jordan
Producers: James Flynn,Lawrence Bender, Sidney Kimmel, John Penotti
Writer: Neil Jordan, Ray Wright
Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Isabelle Huppert, Maika Monroe, Colm Feore, Stephen Rea
Composer: Javier Navarrete
Editor: Nick Emerson
Cinematographer: Seamus McGarvey
Production Design: Anna Rackard
Costume Design: Joan Bergin
Casting: Stephanie Gorin, Jina Jay
Production Company: Metropolitan Films, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Lawrence Bender Productions
Funded by: Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland (FÉ/SI) is the national development agency for Irish filmmaking and the Irish film, television and animation industry.
Release date: TBC
Running time: 1 hour 38 minutes