“Your Sister’s Sister” is a 2011 American independent comedy-drama film written and directed by Lynn Shelton. The film stars Emily Blunt, Mark Duplass, and Rosemarie DeWitt.
The story follows Jack (Mark Duplass), a man still grieving the death of his brother, who is sent by his best friend Iris (Emily Blunt) to her family’s remote cabin to find solace. However, he ends up encountering Iris’s sister Hannah (Rosemarie DeWitt), who is also seeking a retreat from her own problems. After a night of drinking and conversation, the two end up sleeping together, only to be interrupted by the unexpected arrival of Iris the next morning.
The film received critical acclaim, particularly for its performances and sharp writing. It premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2011 and went on to win numerous awards at various film festivals, including the Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay. The film’s success helped to establish Lynn Shelton as a leading voice in the independent film scene.
Duration: 90 min.