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9 Ratings


Directed by Tom Browne
United Kingdom, 2014


Leonard and Maria have spent forty years in a remote Cumbrian cottage but it has now become a prison, crammed with the junk of a lifetime and overrun with mice. Their middle-aged son Daniel arrives from London to take control but Leonard is not about to go gently.

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Radiator Directed by Tom Browne

Awards & Festivals

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2016 | Nominee: Breakthrough British/Irish Filmmaker

Sarasota Film Festival

2015 | Winner: Narrative Feature (Special Jury Prize)

What are people saying?

  • smndvdcl's rating of the film Radiator

    A companion piece to '45 Years' - tugs at the heartstrings with understated domestic realism. You can't help but empathise with the idiosyncrasies of each and every character - the genius and the fool in everyone - finding their place in the milieu of isolated village life. A film that challenged me to re-assess my priorities.