Watch Trailer For ‘Never Steady, Never Still’

The​ ​feature​ ​film​ ​debut​ ​of​ ​writer/director​ ​Kathleen​ ​Hepburn,​ ​NEVER​ ​STEADY,​ ​NEVER​ ​STILL​ ​is​ ​a tender​ ​and​ ​heartbreaking​ ​story​ ​of​ ​a​ ​physically​ ​disabled​ ​mother​ ​and​ ​discontent​ ​son​ ​-​ ​each alienated​ ​from​ ​their​ ​world​ ​and​ ​struggling​ ​to​ ​manage​ ​in​ ​the​ ​face​ ​of​ ​grief,​ ​guilt​ ​and​ ​chronic disease.​ ​The​ ​film​ ​is​ ​set​ ​in​ ​the​ ​rugged​ ​and​ ​unforgiving​ ​rural​ ​north​ ​of​ ​British​ ​Columbia,​ ​Canada and​ ​the​ ​story​ ​spans​ ​an​ ​entire​ ​year​ ​in​ ​the​ ​lives​ ​of​ ​the​ ​characters.​ ​Having​ ​lived​ ​with​ ​Parkinson’s disease​ ​for​ ​almost​ ​two​ ​decades,​ ​JUDY​ ​(Shirley​ ​Henderson)​ ​is​ ​faced​ ​with​ ​the​ ​heightened challenges​ ​of​ ​daily​ ​life​ ​when​ ​her​ ​husband​ ​and​ ​caregiver​ ​dies​ ​of​ ​a​ ​sudden​ ​heart​ ​attack​ ​on​ ​their isolated property on the shores of Stuart Lake. Meanwhile, her teenage son JAMIE (Théodore Pellerin),​ ​pushed​ ​by​ ​his​ ​father​ ​to​ ​get​ ​a​ ​job​ ​on​ ​the​ ​oil​ ​fields,​ ​is​ ​terrified​ ​by​ ​the​ ​idea​ ​of​ ​filling​ ​his shoes​ ​at​ ​too​ ​young​ ​an​ ​age,​ ​and​ ​grappling​ ​with​ ​the​ ​daunting​ ​task​ ​of​ ​becoming​ ​a​ ​man​ ​in​ ​world that​ ​has​ ​no​ ​apparent​ ​room​ ​for​ ​weakness. Opening in NYC on June 22nd.

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