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The Falling

Synopsis

It’s 1969 at a strict English girls’ school where charismatic Abbie and intense and troubled Lydia are best friends. After a tragedy occurs at the school, a mysterious fainting epidemic breaks out threatening the stability of all involved. The authorities claim that there is nothing seriously wrong, but Lydia refuses to accept this, and in seeking the truth, discovers a long buried secret.

"The Falling is a stylish and beautiful...an indelible, haunting film, with a terrific soundtrack and appropriately swoon-worthy cinematography. I'll be watching it again."
* * * * 1/2 Dominion Post

"This is terrific film making - enough to bring a rush of blood to the head" * * * * * The Guardian

"Beautiful... completly captivating" * * * * Vogue

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Starring

MAISIE WILLIAMS, MAXINE PEAKE, GRETA SCACCHI, FLORENCE PUGH

Directed by

CAROL MORLEY

Written by

CAROL MORLEY

Country Of Origin

United Kingdom

Language

English

Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

"This is terrific film making - enough to bring a rush of blood to the head" - *****

Kate Muir, The Times

"Morley has created a school story that should become a classic, a tale of Girl Power long before the term existed" - *****

Louisa McGillicuddy, Vogue

'Beautiful... completly captivating' ****

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