Having shamed and stolen from her family and in debt to a ruthless violent drug dealer, a heroin addicted wife makes plans to flee her husband and bucolic small town life, not knowing that her husband’s family has their own plot to make her go away. When she mysteriously disappears several family members become suspects in her murder.

The Cannes film festival is about big-budget films but also remarkable films made in different political regimes by film-makers with little resources. — Kristin Scott Thomas

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