About

Martin Ward is a cove fisherman, without a boat. His brother Steven has repurposed their father’s vessel as a tourist tripper, driving a wedge between the brothers. With their childhood home now a getaway for London money, Martin is displaced to the estate above the picturesque harbour. As his struggle to restore the family to their traditional place creates increasing friction with tourists and l...

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Directed by

Mark Jenkin

Written by

Mark Jenkin (Screenplay)

Runtime

89 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

The view may be beautiful, but you can't eat it.

Cast

Keywords

family relationships boat black and white fishing surrealism fisherman pub cottage tourism drinking flashback cornwall, england cove brother brother relationship

Lists

#24 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2019 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?