An unexpected bond forms between two women when their sons are killed in an explosion at a local shopping mall.

Torn

Drama | 2013

Cast

Mahnoor Baloch, Dendrie Taylor, John Heard, Sharon Washington

Synopsis

An unexpected bond forms between two women when their sons are killed in an explosion at a local shopping mall. When the police find evidence of a bomb, one of the sons becomes the prime suspect, threatening the two mothers’ new friendship and forcing them to question how well they knew their own children. Torn is a powerful dramatic journey that invites each of us to confront our own perceptions of the world and one another.

Producers

Michael Richter, James Burke, Jeremiah Birnbaum

Director

Jeremiah Birnbaum


Winner, Grand Prize for Best Feature Rhode Island International Film Festival, 2013
Winner, Best Film & Best Director Irvine International Film Festival, 2014