At the start of the summer, Bridget (Kelly O’Sullivan) has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in an affluent Chicago suburb - nannying six-year old Frances (played by the scene-stealing Ramona Edith-Williams). With no time to recover, she clashes with the obstinate Frances and struggles to navigate a growing tension between Frances’ moms. As her personal relationships suffer, a reluctant friendship with Frances emerges, and Bridget contends with the inevitable joys and shit-shows of becoming a part of someone else’s family.
Directed by: Alex Thompson
Written by: Kelly O'Sullivan
Starring: Kelly O'Sullivan, Ramona Edith Williams, Charin Alvarez, Braden Crothers
"rich, beautifully messy"
- AV Club
“A courageous act of sharing from an essential new voice.”