“Surviving Family” is a drama film released in 2012, directed by Mara Lesemann. The film follows Terry Malone, a woman who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her husband and the aftermath of their troubled relationship.
After her husband’s death, Terry is forced to confront her past and her relationship with her daughter, Rose. Terry must also deal with her son, Sean, who is struggling with his own issues and is unable to cope with his father’s death.
As Terry tries to rebuild her life and reconnect with her family, she must navigate through the complex emotions and dynamics that have been created by years of pain and resentment. The film ultimately explores themes of love, forgiveness, and the resilience of the human spirit in the face of loss and adversity.
The film stars Billy Magnussen as Sean, Bill Sage as Terry’s husband, and Lena Olin as Terry. It received generally positive reviews from critics, who praised its performances and emotional depth.
Duration: 87 min.