The Father

UK 12A Certificate
In cinemas
June 11, 2021
Buy it from
August 30, 2021
Director
Runtime
1 Hour 36 Minutes
Genre
Drama
Language
English
From Lionsgate
upsetting scenes, domestic abuse, infrequent strong language

Anthony is 80, mischievous, living defiantly alone and rejecting the carers that his daughter, Anne, encouragingly introduces. Yet help is also becoming a necessity for Anne; she can’t make daily visits anymore and Anthony's grip on reality is unravelling. As we experience the ebb and flow of his memory, how much of his own identity and past can Anthony cling to? How does Anne cope as she grieves the loss of her father, while he still lives and breathes before her?

THE FATHER warmly embraces real life, through loving reflection upon the vibrant human condition; heart-breaking and uncompromisingly poignant – a movie that nestles in the truth of our own lives.

Last updated
July 31, 2021

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