CAST: Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke, Tilda Swinton DIRECTOR: Joanna Hogg
A shy film student begins finding her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship with a charismatic but untrustworthy man. She defies her protective mother and concerned friends as she slips deeper and deeper into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship which comes dangerously close to destroying her dreams. Winner of the Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize.
Swinton-Byrne gives one of the best debut performances I've ever seen.Brian Tallerico, RogerEbert.com
Doubling as a film about love and loss, art and privilege, and about film as a window into the lives of others, The Souvenir is masterful and heartbreaking.Kambole Campbell, One Room With A View
This is, most definitely, not to be missed.Nick Johnston, Vanyaland