When Áila encounters a young Indigenous woman, barefoot and crying in the rain on the side of a busy street, she soon discovers that this young woman, Rosie, has just escaped a violent assault at the hands of her boyfriend. Áila decides to bring Rosie home with her and over the course of the evening, the two navigate the aftermath of this traumatic event.

  1. Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers

    Director, Writer

  2. Kathleen Hepburn

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Violet Nelson


  2. Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers

    Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers


  3. Charlie Hannah


  4. Barbara Eve Harris

    Barbara Eve Harris


  5. Sonny Surowiec

    Sonny Surowiec

    Taxi Driver #1

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The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open
The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open


Status Released

Release Information

  • February 10, 2019


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget -

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