Unnatural and Accidental
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Unnatural and Accidental
The despair of Canada's native community in the 21st century dovetails with a story of mystery and murder in this moody drama from filmmaker Carl Bessai. Rebecca (Carmen Moore) is a woman in her early thirties of aboriginal heritage living in the rough and tumble East Side of Vancouver, where crime, drugs, and prostitution are common and many native Canadians have become caught in a downward spiral of self-destruction. Rebecca also looks after her ailing father, and shortly before he dies, he shares some startling news with her -- Rebecca's mother Rita (Tantoo Cardinal), who she has… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Unnatural & Accidental becomes so chaotic and grotesque, it fails to elicit much sympathy for the people it purports to memorialize."
‑ Jason Anderson, Globe and Mail
"Unnatural & Accidental never really engages either your sympathies or your outrage."
‑ Geoff Pevere, Toronto Star
"You can see the good intentions, but this is a problematic film, with the usual low-budget drawbacks plus horrifying assault scenes."
‑ Liz Braun, Jam! Movies
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