Roseanne McNulty (Vanessa Redgrave/Rooney Mara), a as soon as vibrant and vigorous magnificence in her youth, has spent nearly all of her grownup life confined to a psychological hospital in rural Eire. She has been institutionalized for thus lengthy, nobody appears to recollect why she was hospitalized within the first place.
When a brand new chief psychiatrist, Dr. Grene (Eric Bana), arrives, he takes a eager curiosity in Roseanne. He finds a hidden memoir, written over the course of a long time by Roseanne, which unravels the thriller of her incarceration, in addition to telling the story of her passionate, but tortured, life.