Set in 1952 London, the film will follow Williams (Bill Nighy), a veteran civil servant, who has become a small cog in the bureaucracy of rebuilding post-WWII England. As endless paperwork piles up on his desk, he learns he has a fatal illness. Thus begins his quest to find some meaning to his seemingly grey, monotonous life before it slips away. He meets a sunny young female colleague who seems to have the pep that had previously escaped him.
Director: Oliver Hermanus
Cast: Bill Nighy, Alex Sharp, Adrian Rawlins, Hubert Burton
Running Time: 102 min.