Ray and Una haven't seen each other for 15 years. 15 years ago, they were lovers. 15 years ago he was 40 and she was 12.
Una has arrived at the forgotten district of an unnamed city. She’s come to visit Ray, a man she was in a relationship with 15 years ago when he was 40 and she was 12. She wants to confront the past. He wants to do anything but.
“Blackbird” is a truly modern tragedy. A brutal and uncompromising study of two broken people raking over the horrors of the past, it slowly peels away the layers of Ray and Una, revealing the naked and terrible truths beneath.
Content warning: Contains content regarding child sexual abuse, violence, mental illness and scenes of a sexual nature. Not appropriate for audiences younger than 16 years old.