See the trailer

UNITED STATES | 89 minutes | 2019

Teenaged Mickey is the minder of her PTSD-afflicted father, a Iraq war veteran addicted to psychotropic meds. Their relationship turns increasingly toxic, bringing life-changing decisions surging to the fore. Annabelle Attanasio’s assured feature début handles a complex reality with restraint, delivering a nuanced portrait of a determined, resilient young woman struggling to spread her wings in the face of an overwhelming burden.
Q&A with Annabelle Attanasio on October 15th and 16th

"An assured debut that heralds a sensitive and dynamic filmmaking talent." The Hollywood Reporter
"... superb performances of Camila Morrone and James Badge Dale" The Hollywood Reporter

South by Southwest Film Festival

Seattle Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival - ACID Selection


Tuesday October 15, 2019

Program #154
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Wednesday October 16, 2019

Program #173
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Saturday October 19, 2019

Program #251
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Annabelle Attanasio

No biography

2012 Out of the Blue Andrea Short
2013 The Swing of Things The Socialite Short
Disposable Jenna Short
2014 Growing Up and Other Lies Curious Student Film
Blonde Blonde Short
Anchovies Ingrid Short
Writer, Director & Executive Producer
2015 Drooler Cassidy Short
Writer & Director
2016 Changed Names Madison Short
Paint It Black Amanda One Film
Barry Silvia Film
Frankie Keeps Talking Girl Short
Writer & Director
2018 One Eye Small Zoe Short
2019 Mickey and the Bear Writer & Director Film
TBA Safe Space Writer, Director & Producer Short

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Annabelle Attanasio
  • Producer Anja Murmann, Sabine Schenk, Lizzie Shapiro, Taylor Shung
  • Cast Camila Morrone, James Badge Dale, Calvin Demba

recommended movies



O.V. French | st English

Against a backdrop of tanks driven by Nazis straight out of WWII, a shambolic local police force and a group of revolutionary nudists, Pierre meets...

FRANCE | 100 minutes | 2019



O.V. Russian | st English

In 1945 Leningrad, reduced to rubble by the Second World War, a young woman, Iya, works in a hospital tending to soldiers wounded in battle. Tragedy...

RUSSIA | 139 minutes | 2019



O.V. Spanish | st English

Peru at the height of the 1980s political crisis. Georgina, a young Quechua villager, discovers her newborn has been stolen from the fly-by-night clinic...

PERU | 97 minutes | 2019

x Close

Our newsletter

Stay connected

Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!

Please fill this field Invalid first name
Please fill this field Invalid last name
Please fill this field Invalid email
Send You'll receive an email soon to confirm your subscription to our newsletter You are already subscribed to the newsletter

To learn more about our privacy policy, click here