A coming of age drama about the interwoven and unravelling lives of teenage daughter Violet, her adoptive Mum and her birth Mum.
When Violet and her adoptive mum visit a small Scottish town one summer, they unexpectedly run into Violet’s estranged birth-mum. The mothers clash as they try to keep a connection with their rebellious daughter, who struggles with the conflict of having both mums back in her life.
Starring HANA MACKENZIE, KIRSTY STRAIN, SHONAGH PRICE, IAN DUNN, DAVE HOOK, LIZ STRANGE, MATTHEW ZAJAC, PATRICK O'BRIEN, JAMIE MELROSE, TOMMY MULLINS, DALE MCQUEEN
Written and Directed by PAUL GRAY
Cinematography by ALKISTI TERZI
Edited by KIERAN GOSNEY
Sound Design by PETROS TSAFTARIDIS
Trailer Edited by DAWID RAFAL GUMULA
Trailer Music by SCATABRAINZ (southsidedeluxe.com/album/its-so-beautiful-out-here-ep) andviolet.co.uk
A short film based on an experience that a young adopted person had while traveling on public transport. The director Paul Gray was researching a feature screenplay, which he is now fundraising for, when he was told this story, so with permission we have made a short film based on this person's experience and her words. You can find out more about the feature at andviolet.co.uk
'And Violet' - a forthcoming feature film set in Scotland, a coming of age story about an adopted teenager, about her family relationships and open adoption.