In this coming of age drama, 11 year old Ama and her mother, Grace, take solace in the gentle but isolated world they obsessively create. But Ama’s growing up threatens the boundaries of their tenderness, and forces Grace to reckon with a past she struggles to forget.

Adura Onashile is an award winning Glasgow based artist. She wrote and directed Expensive S**t, which won a Fringe First award, and was highly commended for the Amnesty International Freedom of Speech. 

Writer + Director: Adura Onashile
Cinematographer: Tasha Back
Production: Barry Crerar

BBC Film, iFeatures, Scottish Film Talent Network

World Premiere: Sundance Film Festival 2023 – World Cinema Dramatic Competition