Power. Where does it come from? Who owns it? How do you get it?
For many films and movies, power comes from green – batches of money. Currency running through our veins as we try to own as much of it. From Wall Street to The Big Short, cinema has focus on the greed and now Equity joins the ranks.
Starring Anna Gunn from Breaking Bad fame, Equity revolves around a senior investment banker waiting for a raise until she is threatened by a financial scandal and is thrown into the centre of the unfolding plot.
Seeing women on the throne of money and power is titillating but there is a note of similarity, comparatively to a lot of other money based thrillers. Can it pull itself out of the norm?
EQUITY IS OUT 2nd SEPTEMBER