The Party’s Just Beginning (15)
Dir: Karen Gillan
Cast: Karen Gillan, Lee Pace, Paul Higgins
UK, 2019, 91 mins
Karen Gillan (Amy Pond from Dr Who) writes, directs, and stars in this drama about a Scottish young woman struggling to cope with the effects of a friend’s suicide, filling the void in her life with casual sex and soon spiralling out of control. A rich and powerful tale of grief and hardship, blending the harsh aspects of life with an unapologetic sense of humour to tell a purely human story.