Duration: 96 min.
The fantastical tale of a little girl who won't - or can't - follow the rules. Confounded by her clashes with the rule-obsessed world around her, Phoebe seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher, even as her brilliant but anguished mother looks to Phoebe herself for inspiration.
psychological, emotional, touching, surreal, atmospheric, serious, gloomy, dramatic, sincere, offbeat ...
mental illness, school, teacher, coming of age, imaginary friend, imagination, psychiatrist, fantasy world, dedicated educator, childhood, social misfits, storytelling, obsession, young heroes, runaway, depression, mentor, adaptation, psychiatry, pornography, introspection, children, literature, psychology, parents and children ...
contemporary, 21st century
usa, new jersey, ireland