Harriet is a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth resulting in a life-altering friendship.
AnnJewel Lee Dixon
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The word "saudade" that is shown on a Post-It note in the daughter's room is a Portuguese word without a literal English translation. It generally means a melancholy longing for something, and differs from "nostalgia" in that one can feel "saudade" for something that might not have even happened. Nostalgia is, by contrast, a sentimental yearning for the remembered or perceived happiness of a former place or time. See more »
With the huge fire that burnt down Helen's house, the surrounding trees seems to be unharmed. See more »
Depressing but rings true
I found this film to be very worthwhile, albeit not a cheery experience. It offers a glimpse into the ephemeral quality of our lives and the people and things with which we fill them. This is a subject that has had my attention for the past few years, as I seek to let go of things and seek experiences in their place. It kind of started with my reading about Swedish death cleaning!
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