A 2003 film drama set in Scotland. An ambitious Scottish journalist (Kevin McKidd) forced to choose between his high-flying career or caring for his younger sister (Paula Sage) who has Down syndrome.
Afterlife won the Audience Award at The Edinburgh Film Festival 2003.
Stars Lindsay Duncan, with Kevin McKidd and Shirley Henderson. Newcomer Paula Sage holds her own as the Bingo-playing sister Roberta. Sage's role won her a BAFTA Scotland award for best first time performance and Best Actress in the Bratislava International Film Festival, 2004.