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Dara returns home to reconnect with her husband and her young daughter, whom she left two years earlier. When she arrives, she discovers that a woman who is seven months pregnant has taken her place and that her daughter no longer recognizes her. LIKE A HOUSE ON FIRE tells the story of a woman's struggle to regain the life she left behind.

Directed and Written by: Jesse Noah Klein

Starring: Sarah SutherlandJared AbrahamsonDominique Provost-Chalkley 

Genre: Drama



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"a necessary piece when it comes to representing the sheer lack of support women tend to have""

- Jumpcut Online

"a heartfelt this wave of films exploring modern motherhood and depicting women’s wider struggles through its core cast, such as Saint Frances (Alex Thompson) and 20th Century Women (Mike Mills).”"

- Jumpcut Online

"Sarah Sutherland is a force to behold."

- Exclaim

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