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Break My Fall (2011)

 -  Drama  -  22 July 2011 (UK)
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Follows the deteriorating relationship of a two musicians, a young lesbian couple and their friends. Partying and drinking, however doesn't seem to help their problems get any better.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kat Redstone ...
Liza
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Sally Sellout
Kai Brandon Ly ...
Vin
Collin Clay Chace ...
Jamie
Morgan Rhys ...
Oscar
Yariv Perelmuter ...
Chef
Anthony Walker ...
Wheelchair Guy
Rob Schwarz ...
Drummer
Timberlina ...
RVT Host
Chéo Rhodes ...
Mo
Jonathan Keane ...
Guy at RVT
Donna Turner ...
Café Woman
Ben Smithies ...
Café Customer
Catherine Guy ...
Birthday Dinner Guest
Sophia Riley ...
Birthday Dinner Guest
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Follows the deteriorating relationship of a two musicians, a young lesbian couple and their friends. Partying and drinking, however doesn't seem to help their problems get any better.

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When Liza is getting dressed, then looks in the cupboard at Sally's notebook, her clothes change from a shirt, trousers, braces and socks, to a yellow top and bare legs. See more »

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Emotional lesbian break up film
3 October 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This film centers around Liza & Sally, a female couple who have isolated themselves from the scene and who's only comfort amidst there painful break up is partying and drugs. Beautifully & creatively shot against East London's backdrop the film has a refreshing depiction of Lesbians - I'm sure due to the writer/director Kanchi Wichmann being openly gay herself - and depicts the realities of a break up in honest & in some parts shocking portrayal. If you are looking for an upbeat film go else where, although humorous in parts it's largely depressing (as expected from the topic!) however it's a brave choice of topic from this British film maker and well worth the watch.


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