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Matinee Thursday @ Epiphany:Away from Her


December 6, 2012

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Away from Her


Julie Christie, Michael Murphy, Gordon Pinsent, Olympia Dukakis 

Lionsgate; Directed by Sarah Polley 

Rated PG-13; 110 minutes; 2007  

Married for almost 50 years, Grant and Fiona must come to terms with Fionas increasing symptoms of Alzheimers disease. She opts for the care of a nursing home but Grant is devastated when after her 30 day orientation to the facility she has all but forgotten him and transferred her affections to another man in the home. Grant must then perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness.