On a warm spring day in 1924, house maid and foundling Jane Fairchild (Odessa Young) finds herself alone on Mother’s Day. Her employers, Mr. and Mrs. Niven (Colin Firth and Olivia Colman), are out and she has the rare chance to spend quality time with her secret lover. Paul (Josh O’Connor) is the boy from the manor house nearby, Jane’s long-term love despite the fact that he’s engaged to be married to another woman, a childhood friend and daughter of his parents’ friends. But events that neither can foresee will change the course of Jane’s life forever.


Mothering Sunday

UNITED KINGDOM || Drama • Romance || 2021 || 104′


Release Date (U.S.A.)February 25, 2021
Rating ► [ R ] Sexual content, graphic nudity and some language.


Distributor ► Sony Pictures Classics


Directed by
Eva Husson

Cast
Odessa Young; Josh O’Connor; Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù; Glenda Jackson; Olivia Colman; Colin Firth; Caroline Harker; Patsy Ferran; Simon Shepherd; Emily Woof; Alfredo Tavares; Albert Welling.

Written by
Alice Birch.
Based on the novel by Graham Swift.

Cinematography by
Jamie Ramsay

Music by
Morgan Kibby


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