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Christmas Dinner

by Al Smith

For the Cartwright family the strain of the loss of their mother begins to show across the Christmas dinner table as they eat the meal she has left prepared for them.

Directed by Sally Avens

At 66 June Cartwright finally lost her battle with Ovarian Cancer. She didn't fear death but what would happen to her family after she'd gone, for she knew she was the emotional glue that kept them together. For June, food was everything. A family that eats together, stays together.
June may have left behind her a husband and two children. What they will soon discover is that she also left behind fifty frozen meals, perfectly cooked to their tastes which serve to guide them through their grief, together.
This series charts five meals, spread across seven months during which the Cartwright family pull themselves apart, back together, and figure out how to move on after their mothers death.

15 minutes

Last on

Wed 18 Sep 2013 19:45


Role Contributor
LeonardDavid Warner
RosSian Clifford
NeilJonathan Bailey
GabbyLeah Brotherhead
AlbertDavid Seddon
DirectorSally Avens
ProducerSally Avens
WriterAl Smith
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