Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 18, 2021 } Playhouse Square

A Bump Along the Way

 

Year: 2019
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Run Time: 95 minutes

A Bump Along the Way
A Bump Along the Way
A Bump Along the Way
A Bump Along the Way

Pamela and her daughter, Allegra, couldn’t be more different. A 44-year-old single mother, carefree Pamela spends most of her time partying with friends, while Allegra, a straitlaced precocious 15-year-old, spends most of her time doing art and talking about veganism. Embarrassed by Pamela’s reputation, and trying to get in with the cool crowd at school, Allegra tries to distance herself from her mother. But avoiding her becomes nearly impossible after Pamela finds out she is pregnant from a drunken one-night-stand with a local man nearly half her age. As the news of Pamela’s pregnancy spreads like wildfire in their small town, Pamela’s and Allegra’s relationship is put to the test. To get through this “bump along the way,” both Pamela and Allegra must learn to stand fully by themselves and support each other through the process. An uplifting dramedy saturated with the charms of Irish humor, A BUMP ALONG THE WAY is an entertaining delight. — G.S.

CIFF44 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Thursday, March 26, 2020 at 2:00 PM

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 4:05 PM

Capitol Theatre

Friday, March 27, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Sidebar
Women of the World

Competitions
ReelWomenDirect Award for Excellence in Directing by a Woman
International Narrative Competition

Director

Director
Shelly Love

Producer
Louise Gallagher

Screenwriting
Tess McGowan

Cinematography
Mark McCauley

Editing
Helen Sheridan

Principal Cast
Bronagh Gallagher, Lola Petticrew, Mary Moulds, Dan Gordon

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Cleveland Irish Network

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