is a timely look at a worrying subject...Lynch and Somerville neatly
portray the frustration of people caught up in something beyond their
“Lynch brings sincerity to an awkward role and FAST SHOW
alumnus John Thompson supplying gentle humour as his best mate. “
“This low-key British drama sees John Lynch as a well-meaning dad who isn’t shy when it comes to teaching his two young children the facts of life. However, his frankness lands him in trouble when an innocent bath time game is misinterpreted by his daughter’s teacher, and before long social workers are swarming to his doorstep convinced the little ones are being abused.
As depressingly worthy as this might sound, it’s a very watchable
little film, enlivened by decent performances from Lynch as a likeable
chap whose only real crime is being a bit too liberal for his own
good, and Thomson as his sympathetic best friend — while the
potentially thorny subject matter is sensitively handled."