1hr 34mins

Oscar winners Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain front this twisting psychological thriller from cinematographer-turned-director Benoît Delhomme, as matriarchal neighbours whose lives harrowingly unravel following a devastating tragedy.

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Benoît Delhomme
Brief strong violence

Starring Academy Award winners Jessica Chastain and Anne Hathaway, Mothers’ Instinct is an unnerving psychological thriller about two best friends and neighbors, Alice and Celine, whose perfect lives in ‘60s suburbia are shattered by a tragic accident involving one of their children.

Marking the assured directorial debut of acclaimed cinematographer Benoit Delhomme, we follow Alice and Celine as their familial bonds are gradually undermined by guilt and paranoia and a gripping battle of wills develops, revealing the darker side of maternal love.