sleeping beauty

“Browning’s performance is utterly fearless, suffused with mystery”

Daily Telegraph UK

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Drama

101 min

2011

Julia Leigh

synopsis

Death-haunted, quietly reckless, Lucy is a young university student who takes a job as a Sleeping Beauty. In the Sleeping Beauty Chamber old men seek an erotic experience that requires Lucy’s absolute submission. This unsettling task starts to bleed into Lucy’s daily life and she develops an increasing need to know what happens to her when she is asleep.

cast:

Emily Browning, Rachael Blake, Michael Dorman

crew:

Julia Leigh, Julia Leigh, Jessica Brentnall

fan quotes:

"Great film, well worth the watch!" - John Smith

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