United Kingdom: November 30 2012
United States: July 12 2013
Ranking: 13 out of 16,024 movies (up 8)
Ranked #123 in list 'The best movies ever'
Following a tough divorce, 40-year-old Lucas has a new girlfriend, a new job and is in the process of reestablishing his relationship with his teenage son, Marcus. But things go awry. Not a lot. Just a passing remark. A random lie. Lucas is a school teacher and a little girl who with he has a good relationship makes a commentary for what her father accused Lucas of having abused her. And as the snow falls and the Christmas lights are lit, the lie spreads like an invisible virus. The shock and mistrust get out of hand, and the small community suddenly finds itself in a state of collective hysteria, while Lucas fights for his life and dignity .