Joey, 18, falls hard for Rayna, 27, a sexy, married mother of two. Threatened by Rayna’s husband and fired from her job at the local dairy, Joey must make some choices about her future in a post-industrial area with little to offer, and she reluctantly joins the Army. Days before deployment to Afghanistan and still wildly in love, Joey returns home to rural Pennsylvania and plans to go AWOL with Rayna and her kids. 

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Deb Shoval's short film AWOL premiered at Sundance in January 2011, where she was awarded the Women in Film LA Grant from Kodak, Technicolor, and CalmDown Productions. Shoval's first feature... more»

Cast & Crew

Written by Deb Shoval & Karolina Waclawiak

Directed by Deb Shoval

Starring: Lola Kirke, Breeda Wool, Ted Welch, Bill Sage, Dale Soules, Britne Oldford

Genre: Scripted