Another Year
Screened in January 2011
Director: Mike Leigh. Cast: Ruth Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Lesley Manville, Oliver Maltman, Peter Wight, Karina Fernandez, David Bradley, Martin Savage, Imelda Staunton, Michele Austin, Phil Davis, Eileen Davies, Mary Jo Randle, Ben Roberts. Screenplay: Mike Leigh.
Twitter Capsule: Dotted with contrivances and over-emphases, but pivots fascinatingly on a woman's inability to reciprocate generosity.

Photo © 2010 Film4/Focus Features
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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Academy Award Nominations:
Best Original Screenplay: Mike Leigh

National Board of Review: Best Actress (Manville)

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