Scotland-born Kate Dickie is captivating as the withdrawn and enigmatic Jackie in Andrea Arnold’s complex and captivating thriller. Winner of the Jury Prize at Cannes, and with British Martin Compston in a supporting role, this assured, suspenseful and intelligent debut is unmissable. Co-produced by UK companies including Verve Pictures, UK Film Council and BBC Films.
Jackie (Kate Dickie) is a CCTV surveillance operator who monitors a working-class neighbourhood in Glasgow. After spotting Clyde (Tom Curran) on one of the screens, an obsession begins to build as she hatches a plan to meet and ensnare him.