Sandra (Clare Dunne), on the surface of it, is a young Mum struggling to provide her two young daughters with a warm, safe, happy home to grow up in. Beneath the surface, Sandra has a steely determination to change their lives for the better and when it becomes clear that there are no other options left to her, she decides to build it herself from scratch. HERSELF also stars Harriet Walker and Conleth Hill.
“ Variety. 'Mamma Mia!' director Phyllida Lloyd's latest, about a battered wife who builds her own house, is the standout of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. ” more
“ Screendaily. A stunning, taut performance from actor and co-writer Dunne. ” more
“ Dublin International Film Festival 2020 - ICCL Human Rights Film Award ”
“ Dublin International Film Festival 2020 - Michael Dwyer Discovery Award - Clare Dunne ”