Four generations of an American Jewish family are stunned when Claire, their beloved 92-year-old matriarch, who has been recently diagnosed with terminal cancer, reveals to them her true identity and the story of her arrival in the US. Her long-held secret upends not only the way they see Claire, but also what they thought they knew about themselves. The Last is a captivating family drama with a remarkable performance from veteran stage and film actress Rebecca Schull (Crimes and Misdemeanors).
Director Jeffery Lipsky will attend the screenings on 17 and 18 September. A Q&A with him will follow the screening on Tuesday 17 November at 6.10pm.