In 2015, Portman appeared alongside an ensemble cast, including , in 's experimental drama film , which marked her first project after giving birth.
Filming in arduous locations in Algeria proved challenging for Portman, who struggled with the process of making a film involving special effects.
Career 1994—1998: Early work and acting background Six months after Ruthless! A poorly received adaptation of 's novel , entitled , marked Portman's first film role of 2009.
In January 2011, Portman was appointed an ambassador of formerly known as Free The Children , an international charity and educational partner, spearheading their Power of a Girl campaign.