Things That Hang from Trees (2006)

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Southern Gothic tale set in Florida in 1969. Eight-year-old Tommy is something of a loner and a dreamer who lives in the small town of St Augustine with his mother, who runs a discreet sex shop and is doped up on tranquilisers most of the time. His abusive father is no longer about, and Tommy finds himself hanging out with the school bully. Tommy's mother is the object of attraction and desire to the local barber, who is confused by an unhealthy mix of sexual desire and torment and religious mania.

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