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Hannah Maynard, a successful photographer in 19th century Victoria,Canada, is unable to move on after the death of her youngest daughter, Lily, and teeters on the edge of madness. Be Still delves deep intoher state of mind and the effects of grief on her creative process. Her dead daughter, along with doubles of herself, appear and try to help her. With their assistance, she creates striking new forms of surrealist photography.

Directed by: Elizabeth Lazebnik

Starring: Piercey Dalton, Daniel Arnold, James McDougall

Genre: Drama


Broadway World

" homage to Canadian photographer Hannah Maynard, who was 40 years ahead of the Surrealist movement."

- Broadway World

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