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Duration: 90 mins
Country of Origin: Canada, 2014
Series:
Vancity Theatre Screening

Showtimes

Feb 27 06:30 pm
Feb 28 08:00 pm
Mar 01 06:30 pm
Mar 02 06:30 pm
Mar 03 05:00 pm

Ana Valine’s darkly comic drama centres on mother/daughter con artists who just can’t catch a break. Seen through the eyes of 16-year-old Sammie (Paloma Kwiatkowski)—who lives with her pill-popping, alcoholic mom Marlene (Suzanne Clément)—this bittersweet journey leads us through dysfunction, love and addiction, before culminating with an unusual deliverance for this compelling pair. Winner, Best Director, Leo Awards 2014.