A cinema poem following two strangers who share a brief, yet profound exchange that evokes understanding and recognition.  It is a positive story about hope, the power of thoughtfulness, and of being good to one another.  

Commissioned by the Royal Philharmonic Society, bringing together filmmaker Ruth Paxton and composer Dobrinka Tabakova.

Director filmography: Be Still My Beating Heart (2019), Nevada (2012), Baroque (2011), Paris/Sexy (2010), She Wanted to Be Burnt (2008)


  • Director Ruth Paxton
  • Country UK
  • Year 2014
  • Duration 15 min


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