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British actress Holliday Grainger and Search Party’s Alia Shawkat share an incendiary chemistry in this fierce, tender, funny and devastating ode to female friendship. With British writer Emma Jane Unsworth adapting her own novel and direction from Good Luck To You, Leo Grande’s Sophie Hyde, there is plenty of sparkle behind the camera too.

Directors

  • Sophie Hyde

Writers

  • Emma Jane Unsworth

Cast

  • Holliday Grainger
  • Alia Shawkat

Synopsis

Best friends and party animals Laura (Holliday Grainger) and Tyler (Alia Shawkat) have spent the better part of their twenties showing Dublin a good time. Then Laura meets a handsome musician named Jim (Fra Free) and begins to wonder whether there’s more to life than debauchery.