The Short Cinema launches with Proud Midlander and celebrated writer/ director Deborah Haywood joining us for a Q&A about her career, before a screening of her acclaimed debut feature.
Iona and her Mum Lyn have moved to a new town, although they’ve always been best friends, Iona wants to be more like the popular girls in her school while Lyn tries to integrate herself into their new community. As they both face their own struggles, the pair face a harrowing journey. A dark, enticing and twisted teenage fairy-tale.
Dir: Deborah Haywood
Cast: Lily Newmark, Joanna Scanlan
UK 2017, 82mins