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Merseyside-born actress Joanna Scanlan won a BAFTA for her melancholic performance as a grieving widow who discovers that her husband, for whom she converted to Muslim, had a secret life. British filmmaker Aleem Khan - making his directorial feature debut - shows incredible restraint in telling this coastal-set story of betrayal, grief and love.

Directors

  • Aleem Khan

Writers

  • Aleem Khan

Cast

  • Joanna Scanlan
  • Talid Ariss
  • Nathalie Richard

Synopsis

When Mary Hussain (Joanna Scanlan) is widowed, she discovers a secret hidden among her husband’s personal effects that takes her on a journey from her home in Dover, across the Channel to Calais, where a devastating realisation awaits.