SummaryJohn lives with his mother, Jean, in a social housing suburb and ekes out a meager existence as a taxi driver. After finding his mother unconscious from yet another night of binge drinking, John learns that without treatment, she will not have much longer to live. Desperate to save their broken family, he offers his services to a petty criminal in order to pay for Jean's costly rehab treatment, but this decision runs the risk of changing their lives forever.
Mothers and sons
Taxicab drivers -- Drama.
Human trafficking -- Drama.
Alcoholism -- Drama.
Dublin (Ireland) -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| New York :2016
|Other Titles|| Aïssa.
1987- film director, screenwriter.
Lowe, Andrew, film producer.
Guiney, Ed, film producer.
Bonass, Juliette, film producer.
Reynor, Jack, 1992- actor.
Poulter, Will, actor.
Smiley, Michael, 1963- actor.
Collette, Toni, actor.
Film Movement (Firm)
Element Pictures Distribution (Firm)
Bord Scannán na hÉireann.
Jack Reynor, Will Poulter, Michael Smiley, and Toni Collette.
Director of photography, Piers McGrail ; film editor, Nathan Nugent.
Not rated by the MPAA.
In English ; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Enhanced for widescreen TV (16x9).
Bonus features: interview with director Gerard Barrett and stars Jack Reynor and Will Poulter.
Bonus short film: Aïssa (8 min.) / dir. Clément Tréhin-Lalanne.
DVD; Dolby surround; region 1.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.