Truro actress Rena Kossatz will be on the big screen in The Child Remains, a thriller based on the Butterbox Babies of East Chester. Submitted photo

MILLBROOK – A thriller featuring an actress from Truro opens May 4 in the Truro Power Centre in Millbrook.

The Child Remains, based on the Butterbox Babies of East Chester, N.S., stars Allan Hawco, Shelley Thompson, and Truro’s Rena Kossatz. Haligonian Michael Melski wrote and directed the film.

The film will debut at 7 p.m., after which Kossatz will be attendance for a Q&A.

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The trailer for the film can be found online at