Though more-than-watchable, there’s an undeniable hollowness at Irina Palm’s centre.
There’s a good mix of pathos and comedy here.
Marianne Faithful stars as Maggie, a desperate widow willing to do whatever it takes to save her grandson’s life. The little boy has only weeks to live, unless he can fly to Australia to receive experimental treatment. His parents are broke and...
The performances are courageous and remarkably good; but in the end we are left with nothing.
The film begins as a film about Jay, Mark Rylance, a forty year old who’s left his marriage and two children in a fit of middle-aged angst. Every Wednesday he’s visited in his seedy basement flat by a woman whose name he doesn’t know, Kerry Fox,...