Tesla

Tesla

MS6

Genre

Drama, Biography

Director

Michael Almereyda

Run time

1h 42min

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Eve Hewson, Kyle MacLachlan, Jim Gaffigan

Brilliant, brooding inventor Nikola Tesla (Ethan Hawke) fights an uphill battle to bring his revolutionary electrical system to fruition. Increasingly displeased by the greed of fellow inventor Thomas Edison (Kyle MacLachlan), Tesla forges his own virtuous but arduous path toward creating the innovative alternate-current motor. His European nature is at odds with budding American industrialism, and the landscape of intellectual property is treacherous—and Tesla slowly becomes jailed in his overactive mind. His associate Anne Morgan (Eve Hewson) analyzes and presents his story as it unfolds, offering a distinctly modern voice in this scientific period drama.

Genre

Drama, Biography

Director

Michael Almereyda

Run time

1h 42min

Cast

Ethan Hawke, Eve Hewson, Kyle MacLachlan, Jim Gaffigan

Brilliant, brooding inventor Nikola Tesla (Ethan Hawke) fights an uphill battle to bring his revolutionary electrical system to fruition. Increasingly displeased by the greed of fellow inventor Thomas Edison (Kyle MacLachlan), Tesla forges his own virtuous but arduous path toward creating the innovative alternate-current motor. His European nature is at odds with budding American industrialism, and the landscape of intellectual property is treacherous—and Tesla slowly becomes jailed in his overactive mind. His associate Anne Morgan (Eve Hewson) analyzes and presents his story as it unfolds, offering a distinctly modern voice in this scientific period drama.

Info

Rating

Under 6 Not Recommended

Production year

2019

Local distributor

Tespi OÜ

In cinema

8/21/2020