Family Remains

A mother and daughter are marooned in a sleepy community 10 years after the disappearance of the girl’s father.

Premiere Date
November 23, 1994
Length
30 minutes
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    1994 Sundance Film Festival-Award for Excellence in Short Filmmaking
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    1994 Locarno International Film Festival-Honarable Mention
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    The Film

    Lillian and her teenage daughter, Louise, are marooned in a sleepy community 10 years after the disappearance of Louise's father. Black and white cinematography creates a “suburban gothic” look in this atmospheric take on single parenting by acclaimed filmmaker Tamara Jenkins.

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