Tell It to the Bees

Tell It to the Bees (2019)

Dr. Jean Markham returns to the town she left as a teenager to take over her late father's medical practice. When a school-yard scuffle lands Charlie in her surgery, she invites him to visit the hives in her garden and tell his secrets to the bees, as she once did. The new friendship between the boy and the bee keeper brings his mother Lydia into Jean's world.

Plot Keywords: scotland, based on novel or book, lesbian relationship, working class, lgbt, woman director, 1950s, failed marriage, beekeeper

DirectorAnnabel Jankel
WritersJessica Ashworth, Henrietta Ashworth, Fiona Shaw
Production CompaniesTaking a Line for a Walk Productions, Riverstone Pictures, Archface Films, Cayenne Film Company, Reliance Entertainment Productions 8
Production CountryUnited Kingdom
Spoken LanguageEnglish

Alternate Titles

Der Honiggarten
벌들에게 말해봐