“Languorous femme-on-femme opus” – Variety
“Sultry, haunting debut feature…gorgeous cinematography” – New York Magazine
“A beautifully-shot reverie about forbidden intimacies and childhood’s end” – The Wall Street Journal
A searingly sexy American lesbian indie, MARY MARIE is a taboo-busting drama guaranteed to intrigue and excite audiences in equal measure. After the death of their mother, sisters Mary and Marie decide to spend a final, idyllic summer in the home where they grew up. An exceptionally close pair, they spend their time alone, swimming, exploring and reminiscing, their intimacy growing stronger and stronger until it’s clear that they are crossing the usual familial boundaries. When the arrival of a visitor threatens to break their seemingly unshakable bond, the course of the summer takes an unpredictable turn and the nature of their relationship appears threatened forever. A dazzling, inventive take on the intimacy that develops between two women, MARY MARIE is unmissable.