THE ROAD A STORY OF LIFE AND DEATH

By Marc ISAACS

ANDANA FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Documentary - Completed 2012

On the oldest Roman road in the capital, Filmmaker Marc Isaacs weaves together numerous poignant stories of loss and the search for belonging into a tapestry of the human experience.

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 75 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Marc ISAACS
    • Writer(s)
    • Marc ISAACS, Iqbal AHMED
    • Producer(s)
    • Rachel WEXLER (Bungalow Town productions Ltd)
    • Synopsis
    • On the oldest Roman road in the capital, Filmmaker Marc Isaacs weaves together numerous poignant stories of loss and the search for belonging into a tapestry of the human experience. Keelta a young Irish woman leaves home to build a new life for herself on the road where Billy, the old Irish labourer is struggling to find a meaning to his life. Peggy, a 95 year old Jewish refugee from Vienna and Brigitte, a German born former air hostess, have both suffered bad husbands, whilst Iqbal, an unassuming Indian hotel concierge, awaits the arrival of his wife from Kashmir. A film that forces you to recognise the struggles and preoccupations of its characters as our own.
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