A teen saddled with the responsibility of her oblivious father has to make an impossible choice in this début feature that picks apart the threads of a troubled father/daughter relationship.
Teenaged Mickey is the minder of her PTSD-afflicted father, a Iraq war veteran addicted to psychotropic meds. Their relationship turns increasingly toxic, bringing life-changing decisions surging to the fore. Annabelle Attanasio’s assured feature début handles a complex reality with restraint, delivering a nuanced portrait of a determined, resilient young woman struggling to spread her wings in the face of an overwhelming burden.Q&A with Annabelle Attanasio on October 15th and...
| 89 minutes | 2019
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