When Sarah witnessed the murder of her father in a London back ally her life was shattered. Moving far away from the city was the only thing that seemed to make sense. But moving your life can't always change your life. An overwhelming sense of loss has left Sarah's family damaged and divided. When the power fails during a muted New Years Eve celebration in their remote mountain home, the family soon realise that something devastating has occurred. Vulnerable and alone (Sarah's mother having left only a day earlier) Sarah and her three younger siblings must learn to survive in a new and uncertain world. Struggling for food, insecure and reeling in a search for meaning the family is yet to face its deepest challenge... the past.
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When there's no power, what power do you have?
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17 September 2005 (USA)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.78 : 1
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With the exception of Director Matt Daniels (Matthew B.P. Daniels
) who plays the family friend Tom, all the characters in Powerless are played by real life siblings, the Wilkins, and even Matt is related to the Wilkins by marriage. See more