The Lodge: A Tragedy of Children

More than anything, this film is about unintended consequences and how we don’t really “see” other people. The movie does this quite literally right off the bat. We get more than thirty minutes into the film before we get a good look at Grace, the film’s protagonist.

The first scenes are devoted to Laura (played by Alicia Silverstone), who commits suicide shortly after her husband, Richard, says he will be…