CHRISTINE is a biographical drama film directed by Antonio Campos (Simon Killer, Afterschool) and written by Craig Shilowich. It stars Rebecca Hall in the title role, along with Michael C. Hall and Maria Dizzia. The film premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival to positive reviews, with critics praising Hall’s performance.
Based on true events. CHRISTINE tells the story of Christine Chubbuck, an ambitious reporter working in Florida in the 1970s. After struggling with being a woman in the media, being at odds with her boss, a troubled personal life and clinical depression, Christine made national headlines after committing suicide during a live news broadcast.