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Abandoned by her ex, single mother 'Sammy' is struggling to raise their son Daniel alone. But eight-year-old Daniel is dealing with problems of his own; the older kids bully him at school and he cannot help feeling abandoned by his father.

Then Sammy bumps into James who invites her out on a date. Sammy reluctantly declines, worried about leaving Daniel home alone. But Daniel wants his mother to be happy and she accepts James in. But her one night with James has consequences; it will change her life forever.



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14 Feb – 26 Feb | Adelaide, Australia
3 Sep – 21 Sep | London, United Kingdom

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Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 17 Aug 2009