80 minutes – Drama
Festival release date: September 6, 2019 (TIFF, World Premiere)
Release date: August 7, 2020 (Digital TIFF Lightbox)
Production company: Babe Nation Films
Canadian distributor: levelFILM
Heather Graham plays Cami in The Rest of Us, a poised, divorced woman who threatens her already tenuous relationship with her headstrong teenage daughter, Aster (Sophie Nélisse), when she invites her ex-husband’s second wife, Rachel and young daughter, Talulah to move in with them following his unexpected death. The four women must contend with their own grief, truths, flaws and secrets while ultimately deciding if the past will dictate their future. The Rest of Us is Producer Aisling Chin-Yee’s feature debut as a Director. It was selected to have its World Premiere at TIFF 2019.
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