Oscar-nominated writer-director Todd Field returns with his first film in 16 years, telling the tale of Lydia Tár (Cate Blanchett), a powerful force in the world of classical music. Tár is widely considered one of the greatest living composer-conductors and first-ever female music director of a major German orchestra. When Tár becomes engaged in a scandal, the same fierce determination that made her a success threatens to become her downfall. This film examines the changing nature of power, its impact and durability in our modern world.
“Breathtaking entertainment.” – Vanity Fair
“One of the boldest and most exciting movies in years.” – Indiewire
“Astonishing.” – Los Angeles Times
“Will be one of the most talked about movies in years.” – New York Times
“A breathtaking vision of art, lust, obsession, and power.” – Variety