A love story disrupted by a family feud
Edith and Eddie is a story about love, separation and family and focuses in on the lives of two ninety year old newlyweds. The short documentary has been nominated for an Academy award and is proving thought-provoking with audiences, touching as it does on the issues of elder care and guardianship. Roger Hearing has been speaking to the film's director, Laura Checkoway.
(Image: Still from Edith and Eddie, a Kartmequin film, Credit: Laura Checkoway)