Born within a year of each other, LAUREN (Nora-Jane Noone) and KELLY (Nika McGuigan) are ‘Irish twins’. You’d never see one without the other, but over the years the mystery of their mother’s death has tore them apart. Kelly, keen to escape their insular town, drifted away and disappeared a year ago. Lauren’s life has been on hold since reporting her sister missing.
Kelly’s unexpected return, sees a surge of every raw emotion between the sisters. Lauren doesn’t know whether to kiss her or hit her. But as they begin to relive memories of their mother, the sister’s become inseparable. Their bond stronger than ever and Kelly’s desire for the truth is dangerously reignited. As Kelly digs deeper, not everyone is ready. In this border town secrets are meant to stay buried and Lauren has been keeping the biggest one of all.
As the truth about their mother begins to surface, Kelly’s mood darkens. But Lauren is blinded, around Kelly she feels alive again, her marriage and job pale in comparison. The town is starting to notice, rumours about the girls strange behaviour spread like wildfire. Lauren must decide to confront their mother’s past with Kelly or risk losing her for good. Time is running out and no one can be trusted. The sisters must escape and face the truth or be consumed by the town and it’s lies.
Director/Writer: Cathy Brady
Producer: Carlo Cresto-Dina, Charles Steel, David Collins
Executive Producer: Celine Haddad, Robert A. Halmi, Lizzie Francke, Lauren Dark, Emma Duffy
Cinematographer: Crystel Fournier
Music: Matt Kelly, Gareth Averill
Cast: Nika McGuigan, Nora-Jane Noone
Length: 1hr 25
Format: DCP, Blu-ray, VOD (virtual cinema offer)
Date: 18th June 2021