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South Mountain (2019)

Lila (TALIA BALSAM) has built a fragile tranquility in the Catskill mountain home she shares with her husband Edgar (SCOTT COHEN) and their teen daughters. Soon after the girls leave for ... See full summary »

Director:

Hilary Brougher

Writer:

Hilary Brougher
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Talia Balsam ... Lila
Scott Cohen ... Edgar
Andrus Nichols ... Gigi
Michael Oberholtzer ... Jonah
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Macaulee Cassaday Macaulee Cassaday ... Sam
Midori Francis ... Emme
Naian González Norvind ... Dara
Isis Masoud ... Gemma
Guthrie Mass Guthrie Mass ... Jake
Violet Rea Violet Rea ... Charlotte
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Lila (TALIA BALSAM) has built a fragile tranquility in the Catskill mountain home she shares with her husband Edgar (SCOTT COHEN) and their teen daughters. Soon after the girls leave for summer adventures, Edgar reveals the birth of a child with another woman leaving Lila to a season of explosive loss and reconfiguration. Lila lashes out - exploring the light and dark corners of grief, anger, and desire through her friendship with a younger man (MICHAEL OBERHOLTZER). As Lila's world overturns, those who count on her likewise come undone.

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Drama

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"south mountain" deserves a better headline. FANTASTIC.....
16 May 2020 | by tgidkp-21626See all my reviews

CONGRATULATIONS ... writing and direction. thank you, Hilary Brougher' PERFECT framing.... Cinematography by Ethan Mass; SUPERB ACTING... truly, thank you to Talia Balsam for Lila, thank you Scott Cohen for Edgar, you were so beliveable, mr. Guthrie Mass as Jake; SO WELL THOUGHT OUT, Art Direction by Carlan Lonsdale and Eric Unverzagt; WONDERFULLY SET music, given to us by Herdís Stefánsdóttir

FANTASTIC... FANTASTIC... FANTASTIC...

i found the whole film deeply compelling from the first frame to the last. it is obvious how much work went into this project.

for all driven independent film makers, this is a MUST SEE. period.


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English

Release Date:

11 March 2019 (USA) See more »

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