Heartbreak & Surrender
A young married couple finally conceive their first child but when it ends in a heartbreaking miscarriage they discover that grieving their loss is much harder than expected.
A man has asked his wife to stay with their family for one last weekend.
Set in rural Indiana, Carrol Lynn is the story of a mother (CARROL LYNN) & daughter (JENNY), told in two different eras of their lives. In the present, Jenny sits with her mother in hospice during her final hours. Carrol Lynn reminisces about the past as she slips in & out of lucidity. Jenny tries to comfort her while dealing with her complex feelings toward her mother.
In the past, Carrol Lynn grapples with a strained relationship to her family and her own abusive tendencies. Jenny is forced to grow up in the wake of her mother’s whims. She has a seeming respite in her doting father Herbert, but things take an unexpected turn and life changes for all of them.
At home one night with their two young children, Ari and her wife Miriam face an existential threat.
A lost and grieving Elizabeth returns to work and courageously delivers one of the greatest performances of her life.
Life’s biggest burdens are sometimes held on the smallest shoulders.
Filmed in Fairburn, GA.