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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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.