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Away From Her



Away From Her


Friday 18 October 8.30pm Channel 039

Happily married for nearly 50 years, Fiona and Grant find their mutual devotion tested by Fiona’s struggle with Alzheimer's disease. When it becomes apparent that her condition is worsening, she checks into a rest home. Grant visits her a month later and finds that his wife has grown close to Aubrey, a fellow resident. Jealous and hurt, Grant finally seeks help from Aubrey's wife when Fiona suffers a crisis. Nominated for 2 Academy Awards. Starring Julie Christie, Gorden Pinsent and Olympia Dukakis. Directed by Sarah Polley.