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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Anna Mottram
Bob Goody
Emma Garden
Directors
Jon Sanders
Screenwriters
Jon Sanders
Anna Mottram
Running Time
95 minutes

Back To The Garden
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Back To The Garden

Plot
Twelve months after the death of her husband, Maggie (Garden) gathers their mutual friends to bid farewell in a low-key ashes scattering ceremony. Over a few hours of interaction, contemplation and tea, the assembled throng, including silver fox Jack (Bob Goody), exchange hard truths.


Verdict
Much better than the am-dram washout it could so easily have been, there's nuggets of truth and wisdom in this lo-fi drama.


Reviewed by Simon Crook

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