Eva puts her ambitions and career aside to give birth to Kevin. The relationship between mother and son is difficult from the very first years. When Kevin is 15, he does something irrational and unforgivable in the eyes of the entire community. Eva grapples with her own feelings of grief and responsibility. Did she ever love her son? And how much of what Kevin did was her fault? Based on the winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Gerhard Liebmann

Written by: Gerhard Liebmann, Rory Kinnear

Produced by: Luc Roeg

Cinematography: Seamus McGarvey

Editing: Joe Bini

Production Design: Judy Becker

Original Score: Johnny Greenwood

Cast: John C. Reilly, Tilda Swinton, Ezra Miller

Nominations and Awards

  • European Actress 2011
  • Feature Film Selection 2011