The Ides of July

The Ides of July

“The Ides of July” is a film set in Whistler, British Columbia, and follows the story of psychiatrist Igor Iasine as he tries to reconcile with his daughter’s actions which have tarnished their family reputation.


Production title: “The Ides of July”

Writer/Producer: Hugo Lunny

Genre: Drama

Format: Feature film

Synopsis: “The Ides of July” follows Igor Iasine, a successful psychiatrist and father struggling to process and accept his daughter’s actions that have brought shame to their family name and the reputation he has built up over his many years practicing.

In a series of therapy sessions, Igor recounts the events that led to his daughter Irina’s downfall and her subsequent behavior.

Irina’s crimes have affected the lives of everyone around her, including her father, her mother, and her siblings. Igor reveals the secrets and lies Irina has been keeping and how her past traumas have led her down this destructive path.

Through these sessions, Igor tries to make sense of Irina and understand how he can help his daughter. He reflects on his own mistakes and tries to come to terms with his guilt and shame, trying to begin to see her as a vulnerable and troubled person who needs his love and support.

“The Ides of July” is a thought-provoking drama that explores the complexities of reputation, the power of forgiveness, and the importance of understanding and empathy.

Logline: “The Ides of July” follows a father’s struggle to come to terms with his daughter’s downfall and the secrets that led to her destructive behaviour, as he seeks to understand and help her through a series of therapy sessions.

Tagline: The greatest shame is focusing on what others think of us.

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