Heartland Film Honors “Little Woods” with Truly Moving Picture Award


Little Woods, North Dakota, a fracking boomtown well beyond its prime. Ollie is trying to survive the last few days of her probation after getting caught illegally running prescription pills over the Canadian border. But when her mother dies, she is thrust back into the life of her estranged sister Deb (James), who is facing her own crisis with an unplanned pregnancy and a deadbeat ex. The two find they have one week to settle the mortgage on their mother’s house or face foreclosure. As bills and pressure mount, Ollie faces a choice: whether to return to a way of life she thought she’d left behind for just one more score or to leave it all behind. A taut and affecting thriller about sisters pushed to extremes from award-winning director Nia DaCosta.

NEON and Tango Entertainment Presents “Little Woods” in Association With Water’s End Productions, Automatik Entertainment, Stoneboies Entertainment, An Extra A Production and a Gabrielle Nadig Production. In select theaters April 19, 2019.


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