“20th Century Women” (2016)Annette Bening, “Love Actually” (2004)Bill Nighy, “God’s Own Country” (2017)Josh O’ConnorCo-starring, a movie about a moving family storyIt has been decided that “Hope Gap (original title)” will be released nationwide from June 4, 2021 (Friday) under the Japanese title of “Happiness Answers”.。
The stage is Seaford, a seaside town in the south of England. Under the nearby cliff, a cove called “Hope Gap” spreads out, and the beautiful scenery heals the hearts of those who stroll. Grace (Annette Bening) and Edward (Bill Nighy), who live in the town, are about to celebrate their 29th wedding anniversary.
Grace, who has retired from work, spends time writing poetry books, and Edward is a teacher. On the weekend when his only son, Josh O’Connor, who left the house independently, returned home for the first time in a long time, Edward suddenly said goodbye to Grace, “I’m leaving the house.” Grace and Jamie doubt their ears when they hear the reason. Jamie, who supports her mother who is dominated by despair and anger, also reconsiders her own way of life and relationships. However, the pain of each of the three brings an unexpected and brilliant tomorrow …
In the 29th year of marriage, the actress Annette Bening, who has been nominated four times at the Academy Awards and six times at the Golden Globe Awards, and the actress Annette Bening, who is in danger of breaking up suddenly, will play “Love Actually”. 』Won the British Academy Awards acting actor Bill Nighy. The role of Jamie will be played by Josh O’Connor, a young actor who won the Golden Globe Award for the first time in the role of Prince Charles in “The Crown” (2016-), which attracted attention in “God’s Own Country”.
The scriptwriter and director is William Nicholson, who won the Academy Award for Screenplay for “Gladiator” (2000) and is also known for “Les Miserables” (2012) and “Unbroken” (2014). I wrote this work based on my own experience with my parents. The restart of each family, which started from the husband’s declaration of divorce, is an emotional movement that tells the shining person that people can always start walking again.
The main photo, which was also released, shows the couple’s husband Edward and wife Grace, who have been together for 29 years, quietly standing on a cliff with a cove in Seaford. It is a photograph in the play that shows the collapse of the couple’s relationship from the exquisite sense of distance between the two.