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Small Deaths (1996)

Captures three occurrences in a young girl's life that leave her with a heavy heart.

Director:

Lynne Ramsay

Writer:

Lynne Ramsay
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anne McLean Anne McLean ... Ma
James Ramsay James Ramsay ... Da
Lynne Ramsay Jr. Lynne Ramsay Jr. ... Anne Marie (segment "Ma and Da")
Genna Gillan Genna Gillan ... Anne Marie (segment "Holy Cow") (as Jenna Gillian)
Jodie McCartney Jodie McCartney ... Sister
Thomas Mullen Thomas Mullen ... Boy
Ryan Rafferty Ryan Rafferty ... Boy
Billy Fitzpatrick Billy Fitzpatrick ... Boy
Andrew Rae Andrew Rae ... Boy
Steven O'Rourke Steven O'Rourke ... Boy / Boy In Kitchen
Stevan Brennan Stevan Brennan ... Boy
Anne-Marie Kennedy Anne-Marie Kennedy ... Anne Marie (segment "Joke")
Ann Marie Lafferty Ann Marie Lafferty ... Junkie (as Anne Marie Lafferty)
Danny Hamilton Danny Hamilton ... Boyfriend
Steven Laden Steven Laden ... Boy In Kitchen
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Captures three occurrences in a young girl's life that leave her with a heavy heart.

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Deaths Used in a Personal Sense
29 April 2019 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

The director uses a young girl viewing events in her life. They are from mundane to cruel. All three are painful in some way--sad or melancholy. One is quite violent. These are just slice of life kinds of things, showing us the harsh realities of every day life. A filmmaker feeling her way along.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

May 1996 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Kis halálok See more »

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