Tell It To The Bees (Subtitled) (15)Cast: Gregor Selkirk, Anna Paquin, Holliday Grainger
Author(s): Jessica Ashworth, Henrietta Ashworth
Director: Annabel Jankel
Release Date: 19/07/2019 (selected cinemas)
Running Time: 108mins
Robert Weekes is haunted by his experiences on the battlefields of the Second World War and he abandons his wife Lydia and their 10-year-old boy Charlie. Mother and son forge a strong bond in this time of emotional upheaval, when poor Charlie is subject to relentless bullying at school. After one particularly nasty incident, Charlie’s cousin Annie takes him to local doctor Jean Markham, who tells the boy about her family’s tradition of telling their secrets to a colony of bees.