SYNOPSIS

Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother’s past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping.


TRAILER


RELEASE DATE

December 05, 2008

DIRECTOR

Gina Prince-Bythewood

WRITER

Gina Prince-Bythewood (screenplay) & Sue Monk Kidd (novel)

COMPANY

20th Century Fox

GENRE

Drama

CERT

12A

RUNTIME

114 minutes