In Depression-era North Carolina, the future of George Pemberton's timber empire becomes complicated when it is learned that his wife, Serena, cannot bear children.
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According to the director, the post-production of the film was complicated by the need for dialogue dubbing due to airplane noise during the shoot in Prague. According to Susanne Bier
, 'Jennifer Lawrence' was unable to show up for the dubbing sessions, since she only had two days off last year, and still a meeting couldn't be reached within those days. The producers of "Serena" tried to buy Lawrence out of filming Lionsgate's The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
(2013) for one day, but that proved to be more expensive than the budget of "Serena" itself, since Lionsgate's economic demand was too high, and therefor the idea was scrapped and the dubbing was pushed back. See more