A business owner reunites with his first love after a letter and a diary force him to confront the past.
BBFC: Contains suicide references
Based on the novel of the same name, this powerful drama tells the story of Tony Webster (Jim Broadbent), a retired man who is forced to confront the consequences of things he did long ago. Learning that his old girlfriend’s mother has left a diary in her will, a diary that used to belong to Tony’s best friend, he sets out to recover the diary which takes him back to memories of his youth. And it appears that he doesn’t necessarily remember how events actually turned out.