The More You Ignore Me (2018)

The More You Ignore Me is a warm, comedy drama focusing on the life of an unconventional family in 1980s rural England. The film focuses on Gina, a young mother, whose efforts to be a loving mother and wife are undermined by her declining mental health.

As Gina’s mental health deterioration leads to her admission in a nearby psychiatric hospital. Over the years her daughter Alice struggles to relate to her mum, and causes chaos when she comes up with a plan to reconnect with her. A plan which divides the family.

The film is based on Jo Brand’s book of the same name and uses all the insight gained during her years as a psychiatric health worker.