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British actor James Norton gives a career-best performance as a Northern Irish window cleaner with a terminal diagnosis. Knowing what we do, and his young son doesn’t, as Norton’s John attempts to keep up the pretence of normality, each moment is packed with gut-wrenching emotion. A quiet gem of a film.


  • Uberto Pasolini


  • Uberto Pasolini


  • James Norton
  • Daniel Lamont
  • Carol Moore


Single father John (James Norton) is devoted to raising his 4-year-old son Michael (Daniel Lamont). But when a terminal diagnosis leaves John’s future hanging in the balance, he sets out to find the perfect family to take in his son.