Naomi Watts stars in the true story of Sam Bloom, a young mother whose world
after a near-fatal accident leaves her paralyzed. As Sam, her husband, their three young boys and
her mother struggle to adjust to their new situation, an unlikely ally enters their world in the form
of an injured baby magpie they name Penguin. The bird’s arrival makes a profound difference in
the family’s life.
- " Watts puts in a film-lifting effort. The several exceptionally trained birds by her side all do too, vying with their high-profile co-star for the feature's best performance. " – Sarah Ward (Concrete Playground)
- " Naomi Watts and Andrew Lincoln bring this beautiful true story to life, set in stunning Australia. " – Lauren Veneziani (DC Film Girl)
- " There is a quiet simplicity to the telling of this inspirational story which really resonated with me and Watts and House really bring home the bacon, elevating proceedings even more. " – Kate Rodger (Newshub, NZ)