Monica is an intimate portrait of a woman who returns home after a long absence to confront the wounds of her past. Reconnecting with her mother and the rest of her family for the first time since leaving as a teenager, Monica embarks on a path of healing and acceptance. The film delves into Monica’s internal world and state of mind, her pain and fears, her needs and desires, to explore the universal themes of abandonment and forgiveness.


1h 46m

Director: Andrea Pallaoro
Cast: Trace Lysette, Patricia Clarkson

UK Release: Cinemas 15th December 2023