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Second Coming 2014 15

105 mins United Kingdom Director. Debbie Tucker Green

What if an immaculate conception took place in a South London household? The simple premise belies a complex family drama that upturns notions of British social realism.

Idris Elba and Nadine Marshall play the couple whose relationship is rocked by the news of a pregnancy that can’t be explained. Director Debbie Tucker Green, who built her reputation in theatre and with a series of impressive shorts, crafts a subtle, intelligent and thought-provoking drama that steers clear of any supernatural implications. Studded with impressively authentic performances from its cast, and pregnant with metaphysical mystery, Second Coming is a true original of contemporary British cinema.

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Directed by

Debbie Tucker Green

Featuring

Nadine Marshall

Idris Elba

Kai Francis-Lewis

Genres

Drama

Collection

The Female Gaze Discoveries Best of BAFTA Festival Debuts Black Star Features Black British Filmmaking

Certificate

15 strong language

Released

2014

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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