The Cry

  • 4 x 60'
  • Transmission: BBC ONE 2018 Autumn schedule

The Cry is a psychological thriller that chronicles the collapse of a marriage in the aftermath of a tragedy and explores the myths and truths of motherhood. 

The disappearance of a baby from a small coastal town in Australia is the catalyst for a journey into the disintegrating psychology of a young couple as they deal with an unthinkable tragedy under both the white light of public scrutiny and behind closed doors.

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The Cry is exactly the sort of top-quality, psychological thriller that our discerning audience craves and we are excited to be the exclusive home of The Cry in the U.S.

Jan Diedrichsen, General Manager of Sundance Now