Pennies for the Boatman

  |  Buy to Own: 24/11/2014
  |  96 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Family drama set in the Deep South of America in the '50s. In north St Louis in 1958, Helen (Jackie Thompson), an African American seamstress, lives her creative life peacefully until her sister Camilla (Andrea Purnell) unexpectedly arrives back in the city. It's not long before Camilla's return stirs up old family tension and previously buried secrets as she leaves behind a whirlwind trail of destruction.