About

Mia is a rebellious teenager on the verge of being kicked out of school. Her hard-partying mother, Joanne, neglects Mia's welfare in favor of her own, and her younger sister hangs out with a much older crowd. Sparks fly between Mia and Connor, Joanne's new boyfriend, and he encourages Mia to pursue her interest in dance. As the boundaries of the relationships become blurred, Mia and Joanne compete...

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Directed by

Andrea Arnold

Written by

Andrea Arnold (Writer)

Runtime

123 minutes

Country

United Kingdom, Netherlands

Language

English

Tagline

Live, love and give as good as you get.

Cast

Keywords

woman director teenager friendship school violence adultery party fight mother daughter relationship sister alcohol boyfriend teenage rebellion mother theft apartment estate aggressive

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#65 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

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