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Love Lies

A mother has an affair with a man half her age whilst her 16 year old secretly dates his 25 year old best friend.


13:00 min.




When a mother of two takes comfort in the arms of a man half her age whilst going through a divorce she has no idea her 16 year old daughter has a secret romance of her own - with his 25 year old best friend! Who will catch who in the ensuing game of cat and mouse?

This romantic rite of passage short film asks "How honest can relationships ever be between parents and children?" as it explores the lies we tell to those we love.


Writer/Producer : Lucy Linger
Producer/Teresa's Lawyer : Simone McIntyre
Cinematographer : Daniel Zafer
Teresa : Ruth Redman
Gary's Lawyer : Veronica Sarno