Saint Frances (2019)

NAME OF FILM: SAINT FRANCES (2019)

DIRECTOR(S): Alex Thompson

STARRING: Kelly O'Sullivan, Charin Alvarez, William Drain

GENRE: Comedy Film

SYNOPSIS: Occasionally things happen in life that make us feel as if the universe is enjoying a cruel joke at our expense. At the onset of a hot summer in Chicago, and having had no time to recover from or process a recent abortion, Bridget begins a job as nanny to stubborn six-year-old Frances. With Bridget’s life in disarray and Frances struggling to adjust to the birth of a baby brother, the two begin to form a bond. But as Bridget moves more deeply into the world of Frances and her moms, her personal relationships suffer and she loses sight of life outside of her job.

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SXSW Film Announces 2019 Audience Awards Winners

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival today announced the 2019 Audience Award winners from the Narrative Feature Competition, Documentary Feature Competition, Narrative Spotlight, Documentary Spotlight.