Director: Bruce Beresford


Guided by nostalgic-storybook narration from Charlotte, shot by Beresford through a hazy filter of film grain and enveloping celestial light...

- Variety

The film is a touching coming-of-age tale and an even more touching account of an unlikely friendship marked by love and respect. Beresford, working with material that inevitably recalls his Oscar-winning Driving Miss Daisy, never lets the overt sentimentality become too schmaltzy...

-The Hollywood Reporter