The writer Blake Morrison has a non-resolved relationship with his bragger and wolf father Arthur Morrison. However, when he is diagnosed with a terminal intestine cancer, Blake leaves his wife and children and travel to the village where he spent his childhood and adolescence to help his mother and his sister to take care of Arthur along his last days. The location brings recollections of his problematic relationship with his father. —IMDb
Anand Tucker (born 24 June 1963) is a film director and producer based in London. He began his career directing factual television programming and adverts. He co-owns the production company Archer Street.
He was scheduled to direct Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy, but in May 2006 was replaced by Chris Weitz.
Tucker was born in Thailand to an Indian father and German mother. He attended high school at Island School, Hong Kong. He then moved to the UK at the age of 18. He has one child with his partner, director Sharon Maguire. —Wikipedia