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320 Ratings


Directed by Bill Forsyth
United States, 1987
Comedy, Drama


In the Pacific Northwest during the 1950’s, two young sisters whose mother has abandoned them wind up living with their Aunt Sylvie, whose views of the world and its conventions don’t quite live up the most people’s expectations.

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Awards & Festivals

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1987 | 2nd place: Best Actress

Tokyo International Film Festival

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay Award

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