- 1h 35min
- Directed by: Daniel Kokotajlo
- Cast: Molly Wright, Siobhan Finneran, Sacha Parkinson
Family drama set among a close-knit community of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Oldham. Ivanna (Finneran) is a single mother raising two daughters in accordance with her religious beliefs. When her elder daughter Luisa (Parkinson) begins to have doubts, Ivanna decides to match her youngest (Wright) to a church elder. Finneran is magnificent in this incendiary yet meticulously measured drama about the difficulties of reconciling the requirements of family and faith.
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Reviews & features
Apostasy23 Jul 2018
Daniel Kokotajlo's accomplished debut makes its focus his former faith
A trio of Jehovah's Witnesses in different kinds of crisis are at the centre of the first feature from writer-director Daniel Kokotajlo, who was brought up in the faith. Siobhan Finneran (TV's Happy Valley) is Ivanna, a single mother in Oldham raising…
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