Two Gates of Sleep

Two Gates of Sleep

Alistair Banks Griffin • 2010 • USA

A stunning meditation on family, nature, tradition, and death.

Brothers Jack and Louis live with their ailing mother Bess somewhere on the border between Mississippi and Louisiana. Bess' death is imminent; her boys take to the woods to hunt her a deer and spend a few final moments of intimacy with the woman who bore them.

Alistair Banks Griffin's first feature premiered at Cannes' Quinzaine des réalisateurs.

Two Gates of Sleep

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  • Two Gates of Sleep

    Alistair Banks Griffin • 2010 • USA

    A stunning meditation on family, nature, tradition, and death.