Thursday 26th April 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Palmer Building
Alice (Ruth Wilson) is an agricultural nomad, earning a living as a skilled and respected farm worker as she drifts between Canada, Australia and the UK. When she learns of the death of her father, Alice is forced to confront the traumas of her pastas she returns to the family farm, and the brother (Mark Stanley) she has not seen for fifteen years. Set amidst the gothic beauty of her native Yorkshire, writer/director ClioBarnard’s film is a raw and unforgiving portrayal of a fractured sibling relationship.
UK 2017 – Directed by Clio Barnard with Ruth Wilson, Mark Stanley, Sean Bean – 90 min
Stanley is superb, yet it is Wilson that will leave you shaken. Herperformance is impossibly affecting – THE LIST
A ferocious drama…superbly atmospheric – LA TIMES