A 90-year-old woman, rapidly losing her memory and knowing that sooner or later her life will be over, returns to the Manitoba farmhouse she grew up in to try and make peace with her dysfunctional family.
A massage therapist is unable to do her job when stricken with a mysterious and sudden aversion to bodily contact. Meanwhile, her uptight brother's floundering dental practice receives new life when clients seek out his healing touch.
A young boy working in Nova Scotia's treacherous coal mines in the beginning of the 20th century, finds a friend in a pony, one of the ponies used to haul coal up from the tunnels to be used at the railway and steel mill.
Jocelyn works at crying booths belonging to her uncle in the countryside at a time when crying is illegal in the cities. A mixture of prayer and fantasy, the emotional landscape of Jocelyn is peopled by the experience of others, each day, as she waits. A meditation on the mystery of grief. Written and Directed by Martha Ferguson, featuring a stellar cast of Canadian greats, Ellen Page, Maury Chaykin, Jackie Burroughs, Valerie Buhagiar, and Jim Allodi. Produced by Laura Clunie at Sula Productions. Written by