21CF hosts special screening of ‘Jackie’ and Q&A with Natalie Portman in Washington, D.C.


On Thursday, 21st Century Fox, Fox Searchlight Pictures and the MPAA hosted a special screening of Fox Searchlight’s new film “Jackie” (now in theaters) at a premiere event in Washington, D.C. Natalie Portman, who stars as Jackie Kennedy in the film, and director Pablo Larraín were joined by 13 Members of Congress, current and former Obama administration officials, men and women of the military, journalists, and others.

Following the screening at the Newseum, Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus moderated a Q&A with Natalie, Pablo and screenwriter Noah Oppenheim.

The Palm Springs International Film Festival recently selected Natalie for its Desert Palm Achievement Award for an Actress for her performance in “Jackie.”