PRINCE CHARLES DISCOVERY SCREEN 1 - SUNDAY 25 AUGUST
Director: Pollyanna McIntosh. With: Lauryn Canny, Bryan Batt, Nora-Jane Noone, Cooper Andrews. USA 2019. 108 mins.
ENGLISH PREMIERE - Continuing the viciously twisted adventure of Lucky McKee’s cult hit THE WOMAN, this blend of social commentary, pitch-black humour and bloody spectacle sees star Pollyanna McIntosh both in front of and behind the camera expertly commanding an all-out assault on the senses. Found at a Catholic hospital filthy and ferocious, feral teenager Darlin’ is taken into care by nuns to be tamed. But she holds a secret darker than the sins she’s threatened with and is not on her journey alone. For The Woman who raised her is determined to find her no matter who steps in her violent way.