WILD ROSE

R  |  1 hour 41 minutes • Archived

Angelika Film Center Fairfax, VA Print
Movie poster image for "WILD ROSE"

Angelika New York: Join us Tuesday 6/11 at 7:30pm for a special advance screening of WILD ROSE, followed by a Q&A and live performance with the film's star Jessie Buckley and Mary Steenburgen, co-writer of the film's original song "Glasgow"

About

Jessie Buckley delivers a star-making performance as Rose-Lynn, a would-be country singer who dreams of leaving her rough life in Glasgow, Scotland for the bright lights of Nashville. Fresh out of a stint in prison, Rose-Lynn is a single mom with an ankle monitor, a curfew, and a concerned mother (Julie Walters), who wants her to focus more on her two children and less on her music. But when Rose- Lynn tries to hold down a housekeeping job, her boss (Sophie Okonedo) hears her singing and becomes an unlikely supporter, intent on getting her to Nashville despite the long odds. Caught between hope and responsibility, Rose-Lynn must find her place without abandoning her raw talent and grand ambitions.

Directed By

Tom Harper

Written By

Nicole Taylor

Cast

Julie Walters, Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo 

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