My Son

My Son is a 2021 mystery thriller film written and directed by Christian Carion.

Director: Christian Carion

Writers: Christian Carion, Laure Irrmann

Executive Producers: Adam Fogelson, John Friedberg, Robert Simonds, Kim-Fox Yoder

Producers: Marc Butan, Christian Carion, Brahim Chioua, Noémie Devide, Marc Gabizon, Laure Irrmann, Vincent Maraval, Rebecca O’Brien

Cast: James McAvoy, Claire Foy, Max Wilson, Tom Cullen, Gary Lewis, Robert Jack

Filming location: Lochaber

Screen Scotland Funding: £260,000 Production Growth Fund to support this ambitious film to shoot on location in Lochaber, utilising local crew and facilities. The film also created significant opportunities for Scottish onscreen talent and supported trainees on set.


Driving in the heart of the Highlands, Edmond Murray receives a call from his ex-wife, in tears. Their 7-year-old son went missing from a campsite. Soon it becomes clear that the child was kidnapped and the parents give way to despair.

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My Son will be released on 21 January 2022 (Amazon Prime UK).