Away from Her

Away from Her (2006)


A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, a wheel chair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.

Director: Sarah Polley
Writer: Sarah Polley

Away from Her Viooz
Score: 6.5/10 from 21 votes
Release Date: 2006-09-11
Status: Released
Run time: 110 min / 1:50
Production Country: Canada


Julie Christie
as Fiona
Michael Murphy
as Aubrey
Gordon Pinsent
as Grant
Olympia Dukakis
as Marian
Kristen Thomson
as Kristy
Wendy Crewson
as Madeleine
Alberta Watson
as Dr. Fischer
Thomas Hauff
as William Hart
Deanna Dezmari
as Veronica
Nina Dobrev
as Monica
Grace Lynn Kung
as Betty
Melanie Merkosky
as Singing Nurse
Andrew Moodie
as Liam


Directing Sarah Polley Director
Writing Sarah Polley Screenplay
Writing Alice Munro Author
Production Daniel Iron Producer
Production Simone Urdl Producer
Production Jennifer Weiss Producer
Sound Jonathan Goldsmith Original Music Composer
Camera Luc Montpellier Director of Photography
Editing David Wharnsby Editor
Art Benno Tutter Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Debra Hanson Costume Design
Production John Buchan Casting

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