Great Britain
130 minutes

Over the course of one year, a happily married couple hosts family and friends, most of which go through life feeling lonely and miserable, at their London home. Bleak but involving study on love and loneliness, wonderfully handled and acted by a stellar cast.

Starring Jim Broadbent, Lesley Manville, Ruth Sheen, Peter Wight, Oliver Maltman, David Bradley; and Imelda Staunton.
Directed and written by Mike Leigh; produced by Georgina Lowe; music by Gary Yershon; director of photography (Deluxe prints, widescreen), Dick Pope; production designer, Simon Beresford; costume designer, Jacqueline Durran; film editor, Jon Gregory.
A Focus Features International/UK Film Council/Filmfour presentation of a Thin Man Films/Simon Channing Williams production. (World sales, Focus Features International.) 
Screened: distributor advance press screening, Zon Lusomundo Colombo 10 (Lisbon), January 19th 2011. 


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