Bad Mother was officially selected for this year’s Sunscreen Film Festival. The festival is based in the very artsy city of St. Petersburg, Florida. For 15 years the festival has screened top-notch indie films, it was one of 23 festivals sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (the Oscars) in 2013-2014, named one of the top 25 “coolest’ film festivals by MovieMaker Magazine and Best Film Festival in the Tampa Bay Area by Tampa Bay Magazine.

Based on the true story of a mother at the end of her tether who finds understanding and solace from a stranger on the beach. But is she right to trust this woman, another mother, with the care of her children? Bad Mother explores the struggles of motherhood, questioning our relationship with strangers in this modern world, and how we judge each other as mums.

Learn more about the festival here.

Bad Mother on IMDb