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Lilting

15 yrs 82 minutes 2013 7.2

In today's London, a Cambodian Chinese mother grieves for her son's untimely death. Her world suddenly is disturbed by the presence of a stranger. We observe their difficulties trying to communicate with each other without a common language. Through a translator, they share the memories of the man whom they both loved and realize that while they do not share a language, they share their sorrow. Lilting is a nice, intimate movie about finding the things that bring us together. Kulturdelen's Sandra Wallin believes that it "is a movie for those who do not fear a slow pace and a volatile narrative. If you have the needed dedication, you will ultimately be rewarded with a happy mood and a sense of well-being. "

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Drama, romance
Director: Hong Khaou
Actor: Ben Whishaw, Andrew Leung, Morven Christie, Naomi Christie, Peter Bowles
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English, Chinese

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