Brenda (2015)

| Short, Drama
The last day of a heroin addicts life as seen through the eyes of her seven year old daughter.

Director:

Matteo Bertoli

Writers:

Andrew Lynch (story), Andrew Lynch

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Status: Completed | See complete list of  »
Comments: Festival Circuit
Updated: 25 June 2015
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Cast

Credited cast:
Charleigh Bailey ... Mammy
Andrew Lynch Andrew Lynch ... Daddy
Ellie Walsh Ellie Walsh ... Brenda
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Laura Murray ... Female Friend
Ciaran McCabe Ciaran McCabe ... Male Friend
Laura Murray Laura Murray ... Female Friend
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Storyline

An Irish story about tragic final day of a young mother addicted to heroin, seen through the idealistic eyes of her eight year old daughter. Brenda idolises her Mammy and would do anything to protect her. For Brenda, the biggest threat to her mother's well-being is her violent, unpredictable Daddy. Consumed by addiction, Daddy is loud, aggressive and has lost his way in life. But Daddy wasn't always like that. Brenda misses the day's they would spend together and do something fun. Instead, she spends her day's hoping he won't beat up Mammy. But now Brenda wishes her Mammy had a new boyfriend so then Daddy wouldn't hurt her anymore. But until that day, Brenda will literally do anything to protect her Mammy and that includes lying to her father. Mammy has been on a methadone treatment program the past four years. Not long after beginning the program she separated from Daddy as their relationship deteriorated. Fast forward three years and life is tough for Mammy, especially with no ... Written by Andrew Lynch

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Genres:

Short | Drama

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Country:

Ireland

Language:

English

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Budget:

€1,500 (estimated)
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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