Living

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Film Info
Program:New Releases
Oscar Watch
Release Year:2022
Runtime:102 min
Country/Region:United Kingdom
Language:English
Rating:PG-13
Print Source:Sony Pictures Classics
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVo5kLt_-BU
Tags:Drama
Adaptation
Cast/Crew
Director:Oliver Hermanus
Producer:Stephen Woolley
Elizabeth Karlsen
Cinematographer:Jamie Ramsay
Screenwriter:Kazuo Ishiguro
Editor:Chris Wyatt
Composer:Emilie Levienaise-Farrouch
Principal Cast:Bill Nighy
Aimee Lou Wood
Alex Sharp
Tom Burke

Description

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Nominated for 2 Academy Awards: Best Lead Actor (Bill Nighy), Best Adapted Screenplay (Kazuo Ishiguro).

About the Film

Living is a reimagining of Akira Kurosawa’s Ikiru, and is directed by Oliver Hermanus (Moffie, The Endless River) from a script by Kazuo Ishiguro (author of the novels The Remains of The Day and Never Let Me Go).

Living is the story of an ordinary man, reduced by years of oppressive office routine to a shadow existence, who at the eleventh hour makes a supreme effort to turn his dull life into something wonderful.

1953. A London shattered by WWII is still recovering. Williams (Bill Nighy), a veteran civil servant, is an impotent cog within the city’s bureaucracy as it struggles to rebuild. Buried under paperwork at the office, lonely at home, his life has long felt empty and meaningless. Then a shattering medical diagnosis forces him to take stock – and to try and grasp fulfilment before it goes beyond reach.

At a seaside resort, chaperoned by a local decadent (Tom Burke), he flirts with hedonism before rejecting it as his solution. Back in London, he finds himself drawn to the natural vitality of Margaret (Aimee Lou Wood), a young woman who once worked under his supervision and is now determined to spread her wings. Then one evening he is struck by a revelation – one as simple as it is profound – and with a new energy, and the help of Peter (Alex Sharp), an idealistic new recruit to his department, he sets about creating a legacy for the next generation.


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