The Daughter

17.03.2016, Drama
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96 minutes
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Set in the last days of a dying logging town, Christian (Schneider) returns to his family home for his father Henry's (Rush) wedding. Reconnecting with his childhood friend Oliver (Leslie) and Oliver's family, wife Charlotte (Otto) and daughter Hedvig (Young), he unearths a long-buried secret. As he tries to right the wrongs of the past, his actions threaten to shatter the lives of those he left behind years before.

The wedding of Henry, owner of a logging company in demise, will bring back home his troubled son Christian for the festive event. The town where Christian grew up, appears to be untouched by time and his beloved childhood friend Oliver is there to welcome him back with his family, but none of them seems enough to make him feel like home and pick up where he left off. The day of the joyous event arrives, and everything is in order for the festivities, but Christian's volatile temperament will be the catalyst to everyone's life, forcing a life-altering epilogue.

The story follows a man who returns home to discover a long-buried family secret, and whose attempts to put things right threaten the lives of those he left home years before.