**Our Director Q&A (Sunday 22 August) has been cancelled. We will reschedule this Q&A to a later date (TBC) when the film is able to open**
Sam (George Ferrier) a self-destructive 17-year-old, returns home from boarding school to discover his UK-based grandmother Ruth (Charlotte Rampling) has moved in. Sam soon finds himself confronted by Ruth’s love for the bottle, acerbic wit and lust for life. A battle of wills ensues enabling him to embrace life again, as Ruth faces her own mortality.
Juniper stars acclaimed Emmy, Golden Globe and Academy Award nominated actor Charlotte Rampling (45 Years, Dune, Red Sparrow), Márton Csókás (Kingdom of Heaven, The Equalizer, The Luminaries), Edith Poor (Underbelly, Super City) and a young kiwi star on the rise George Ferrier (Dirty Laundry, Kiwi Christmas).
"Juniper is a rewarding, rich tapestry with Rampling in formidable form" - Kate Rodger, Newshub