October, 2008. Younger nun Colleen is avoiding all contact from her household, till an electronic mail from her mom pronounces, “Your brother is residence.” On returning to her childhood residence in Asheville, NC, she finds her outdated room precisely how she left it: painted black and coated in goth/metallic posters. Her dad and mom are comfortable sufficient to see her, however unease and awkwardness abounds. Her brother resides as a recluse within the guesthouse since returning residence from the Iraq warfare. Throughout Colleen’s go to, tensions rise and fall with a little bit assist from Halloween, pot cupcakes, and GWAR. Little Sister is a tragic comedy about household – a schmaltz-free, pathos-drenched, really feel good film for the little goth woman inside us all.