About the project

The Arbor
Clio Barnard
Screened at UK cinemas from 22 October 2010
DVD and Blu-Ray release: 14 March 2011

Clio Barnard's film tells the powerful true story of the playwright Andrea Dunbar, who died tragically in 1990 at the age of 29, and her daughter Lorraine. Revisiting the Buttershaw Estate where Dunbar grew up, Barnard recorded audio interviews with members of the Dunbar family and residents from the Buttershaw Estate over a period of two years...

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