Family Viewing

By Atom Egoyan 1987 Feature Film Completed
86 min
Family Viewing
  • Drama


A study of the family, its taboos, its secrets, its hypocrisies through the quest of a young man, Van, for his origins. He ends up discovering them by going to visit his grandmother, who is locked up in an asylum. He decides to get him out of the hospice without the knowledge of his father, who, intrigued by his behaviour, has him watched by a detective.