The Starling Girl
2023 • Rated R • 116 minutes
Seventeen-year-old Jem Starling struggles to define her place within her fundamentalist Christian community in rural Kentucky. With the return of Owen, an enigmatic youth pastor, Jem soon finds herself attracted to him despite the preachings of her church. Caught between a burgeoning awareness of her own sexuality and her religious devotion, Jem must make her own way in the world and decide what truly matters.