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Apostasy Rated PG

Apostasy

Dir. Daniel Kokotajlo. UK, 2017. 1h 35m. Starring Siobhan Finneran, Robert Emms, Sacha Parkinson, Steve Evets, James Quinn, Molly Wright.

After committing a life-changing transgression, the daughter of a devout Jehovah’s Witness is shunned by her congregation and throws her own family into crisis. Written and directed by a former Jehovah's Witness, this remarkable debut film that provides a rare insight into the complex nature of faith and family duty.

‘However stances may vary on this intelligent, incendiary material, it’s hard to see many remaining unmoved by the superb performances of Kokotajlo’s three leads’ Guy Lodge, Variety

‘Blood proves thicker than (holy) water in writer-director Daniel Kokotajlo's debut Apostasy, one of the year's strongest British films.’ Neil Young, Hollywood Reporter


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