Elsa & Fred (12A)Cast: Christopher Plummer, Marcia Gay Harden, Shirley MacLaine
Author(s): Michael Radford, Anna Pavignano
Director: Michael Radford
Release Date: 01/05/2015 (selected cinemas)
Running Time: 95mins
Widower Fred Barcroft has given up on life and he reluctantly moves into a new apartment with the encouragement of his daughter Lydia. He instantly strikes up a friendship with eccentric 74-year-old neighbour Elsa, whose youthful exuberance is infectious. Intrigued by Elsa's outlandish stories about her past, Fred realises that it is never too late for a second chance at happiness. When he learns a devastating secret about Elsa, Frank realises he must be her pillar of strength.